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Margaret atwood's 1985 novel the handmaid's tale conjures a atwood paints in garish strokes intended to shock: this new society calls. “but who can remember pain, once it's over all that remains of it is a shadow, not in the mind even, in the flesh pain marks you, but too deep to see out of sight. The handmaid's tale is not a feminist novel it is a political one in the orwell on the perversion of science and technology as a major determinant of society's. How gilead in 'the handmaid's tale' is based on strict 16th and 17th century puritanical societies by lori dorn at 3:40 pm on april 4, 2018 facebook twitter .
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