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Warnings from Mars

Ray Bardbury’s classic dystopian tale, Fahrenheit 451, is well known as a cautionary tale on censorship and the suppressing of knowledge. It is not his only warning on this danger. 204 more words


Fahrenheit 451

"Are you happy?" she asks
with a moonlit face,
the kind that many wise men chase.

"Are you happy?" she asks
as she walks away,
gone from path - she often strays. 56 more words

Sang Distopia

Hampir semua orang yang bergiat di bidang kesusastraan sudah hampir pasti mengenal novel 1984. Novel bergenre distopia pertama kali dikenal dunia kala Yevgeny Zamyatin mempopulerkan novelnya… 919 more words

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Ray Bradbury’s “Fahrenheit 451” Transcends Science Fiction Genre

Book Review: “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury, published by Simon and Schuster, 2012 (originally published in 1953)

In the futuristic society depicted in “Fahrenheit 451,” books are illegal and intellectual pursuits are considered dangerous. 549 more words


Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

This was a book that made me wonder and worry about what will it be like in the future. It already seems nowadays that not many people read books anymore, so it made me wonder whether this could actually be, on some level, what the future has in store. 214 more words

Words, Words, Words

“Don’t you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought? In the end we shall make thoughtcrime literally impossible, because there will be no words in which to express it. 467 more words

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