Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Orwell or Huxley: Who's Got It Right?

Here's a summary of the answer according to Neil Postman (HT Mr. X):

1 comment:

ENNYMAN said...

Wow... insightful and powerful. I once wrote a paper that analyzed these two books and C S Lewis's That Hideous Strength, writeen near the same time, evaluating our culture through the lens of literature. All have echoes of what we see today... But I think Huxley was underrated. Oh, and both Huxley and Lewis dies on the same day... overshadowed by a larger figure... JFK who was assassinated that day as well.