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Literature Lecture: Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

7th February, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm


Dr Jane Mackay

With its title taken from ‘The Tempest’, this is Huxley’s projection of a future on which individuality cannot find a place. Written in 1931, long before Orwell’s ‘1984’, is this future dystopia becoming more and more a probability?

Part of a series of literature lectures exploring great writers, their lives and their books, followed by a delicious Launde Lunch. Presented by renowned speaker Dr Jane Mackay.

The lecture lasts for approximately one hour and is followed by further discussion over a two course lunch in the dining room


7th February
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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