Brave New World
Brave New World is a dystopian novel by English author Aldous Huxley, written in 1931 and published in 1932. Largely set in a futuristic World State, inhabited by genetically modified citizens and an intelligence-based social hierarchy, the novel anticipates huge scientific advancements in reproductive technology, sleep-learning, psychological mani...
May 31, 2018Here is a list of books that I found particularly influential in my intellectual development. – source
May 31, 2018Five novels I think about all the time - 1984: States crave control - The Trial: Bureaucracies eats people - The Stranger: Alienation is a vantage point - Animal Farm: Revolutions usually corrupt - Brave New World: Caste systems fence morality – source
Mar 13, 2018Re-reading “Brave New World.” Forgot how wonderful it is - and how relevant, for a book first published in 1932. The themes, on happiness, solitude, freedom, danger, nature.. they’re still so resonant today. Highly recommend if you haven’t already read. – source