The Worst of Both Worlds

The two classic dystopian novels 1984 (1949) by George Orwell (1903-1950) and Brave New World (1932) by Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) have often prompted comparison, both to each other and to the real-life conditions of today. Indeed, the novels have twice been treated in Salvo: first in our inaugural issue in 2006 by Hunter Baker and more recently by


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This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #35, Winter 2015 Copyright © 2020 Salvo |