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Aldous Huxley

An English writer
(1894 – 1963)


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The writer - 'Brave New World' - Cartoons

(Updated on 13/01/2011)

 

 

The writer :

  • Aldous Huxley
    "He spent the later part of his life in the United States, living in Los Angeles from 1937 until his death in 1963. Best known for his novels including 
    Brave New World
     and wide-ranging output of essays, Huxley also published short stories, poetry, travel writing, and film stories and scripts."

    (Wikipedia)
  • Biography
    "Aldous Leonard Huxley was born on July 26, 1894, into a family that included some of the most distinguished members of that part of the English ruling class made up of the intellectual elite..." 

    (somaweb.org)

 

'BRAVE NEW WORLD' :

  • Words from Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World
    BURGEONED, CARAPACE, CHRONIC, DECANTED,
    FULMINATE, HYPNOPAEDIA, INCARNADINE, KIVA,
    MALIGNANT, MANIFESTED, MORIBUND,
    PALPITATING, PNEUMATIC, RAPTURE,
    RESPECTIVELY, SEMBLANCE, STUPEFIED,
    UNORTHODOXY, VISCOSE, VIVIPAROUS, ZEALOUS

    - Fill in the blanks. Fill in the best word (or variation of a list word) to complete the excerpts from Brave New World by Aldous Huxley.
    - Synonyms
    - Antonyms
    - Making connections

    (bookhooks.com)
  • Quizzes - interactive
    (funtrivia.com)

 

Cartoons :

  • Aldous Huxley vs. George Orwell
    "Orwell feared the truth would be concealed from us. Huxley feared the truth would be drowned in a sea of irrelevance."
    (recombinantrecords.net)