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by Margaret Atwood
Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart (1999)
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The Angels stood outside it with their backs to us. They were objects of fear to us, but of something else as well.
The Angels stood outside it with their backs to us. If only they would look.
San Francisco Chronicle. In The Handmaid's Tale, Margaret Atwood has written the most chilling cautionary novel of the century.
Satisfying, disturbing and compelling. The most poetically satisfying and intense of all Atwood's novels. San Francisco Chronicle. A compelling fable of our time.
The Handmaid's Tale, originally published in 1985, is a dystopian novel written by Canadian author Margaret Atwood. It is set in a near-future New England, in a totalitarian state resembling a theonomy that overthrows the United States government. The Handmaid's Tale explores themes of subjugated women in a patriarchal society and the various means by which these women resist and attempt to gain individuality and independence
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Margaret Atwood is writing a sequel to her novel The Handmaid's Tale, inspired by the state of the modern world. The landmark 1985 book, about life under a totalitarian regime in the US, became a hit TV drama in 2017. In a message, Atwood wrote: "Dear Readers, everything you've ever asked me about Gilead and its inner workings is the inspiration for this book. Well, almost everything! The other inspiration is the world we've been living i. The sequel, to be titled The Testaments, will be published on 10 September 2019.
Margaret Eleanor Atwood is a Canadian author, poet, literary critic, essayist and environmental activist. She has written many novels in her lifetime, including The Handmaid's Tale, which is perhaps her best-known work. Atwood was born November. Atwood was born November 18th 1939, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She studied at the University of Toronto and Radcliffe College. She was a lecturer in English literature.
Is The Handmaid’s Tale a prediction? That is the third question I’m asked - increasingly, as forces within American society seize power and enact decrees that embody what they were saying they wanted to do, even back in 1984, when I was writing the novel. No, it isn’t a prediction, because predicting the future isn’t really possible: There are too many variables and unforeseen possibilities.