"There is nothing like dream to create the future. Utopia to-day, flesh and blood tomorrow."
Victor Hugo, Les Miserables, 1862
The idea of Utopia is one of the most prominent subjects portrayed in Orwell's novel, 1984 and Huxley's novel Brave New World. The Utopia in 1984 focuses on how governments can develop and the methods they use to keep the people they are governing in their power. In the novel Brave New World, the utopia displayed focuses
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is more of a science fiction novel, is basically about uncontrollable scientific advancements. However, the political novel, 1984, a much more grimmer speculation of the future, focuses on the government's developed methods in keeping the citizens being governed in their power. Both novels portray a negative aspect towards utopia, in a sense that maybe the people can stop what is bound to happen in the future. The question is, "Will we be able to stop it?"