On Conservative and Liberal Morality

World Literature

August 24th, 2009

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A few things to consider:

O Brave New World!

World Literature

August 13th, 2009

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That Has Such People In’t!12

We read Harlan Ellison’s “’Repent, Harlequin!’ Said the Ticktockman” in class today to begin our discussion of conformity and rebellion. Here are some things to consider as we move forward:

I passed out copies of Brave New World in class. You should read through chapter two for tomorrow. Also, fill out the form here so I can keep track of all of them. (Don’t worry about it if you emailed me earlier.)

  1. Shakespeare. The Tempest. V.i. []
  2. Huxley, Aldous. Brave New World. New York: HarperCollins, 1998. 139. Print. []