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The world your grandchildren will see

Last night I had the great pleasure of hanging out with Marco from Rome and Tristan from Paris. Both 20-somethings, both deep thinkers. The conversation started out with 'how things are right now'. Then I introduced the question, 'do you feel any particular relationship with your country's golden age?' (Italy and France respectively.) Then I got to the really important question: 'How do you feel things will be in fifty years?' Which lead us back to the first topic: how things are as of November 13, 2015.

Also this comic came up, and was duly shared on at least one digital device. I first learned about it here on Google+. Beyond being graphical Cliff Notes for two 20th century writers, it a handy heuristic for discussing the human condition in the 21st century.

"Huxley feared the truth would be drowned in a sea of irrelevance."
"Orwell feared we would become a captive culture."

http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/huxley-vs-orwell-in-graphic-form

#apocalyptic    #postapocalyptic   #orwell   #huxley   #utopia   #distopia   #fiction   #sciencefiction   #socialcriticism   #criticism   #paris  
We may be a little on this one, but we saw this graphic novel/comic strip today that compares the future predictions of Aldous Huxley's "Brave New Wor...
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