English Annotated Reader: Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. Introduction, notes and activities by Jonathan Benison
English Annotated Reader, 384 page book + audio CD.
Huxley’s grim but witty vision of the future, first published in 1932, shows human individuals dominated by science and technology in a World State where economic and social stability compensate for the vulgarisation of intellectual life and the absence of political responsibility. But the values of this menacing Utopia are brought into question by the arrival of the Savage...