Utopian Literature

(Senior Term Elective)

This course examines literary attempts to define and depict the perfect society. Questions dealt with include: What elements are necessary to create a perfect society; what happens to the individual in a perfect society; and how much are utopian and dystopian writings merely a reflection of the times during which they were envisioned?

Tentative Texts: Huxley, Brave New World
Orwell, 1984
Skinner, Walden Two
Callenbach, Ecotopia

Instructor: Mr. Levy


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