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Margaret Atwood Doesn’t Hear Complaints That The Handmaid’s Tale Is Unrealistic Anymore

Published on: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:00:58 UTC
News Agency: Times
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When Margaret Atwood first published The Handmaid’s Tale in 1985, some readers and book critics questioned her premise: An American government that rolls back women’s rights? Women protesting in the streets? People fleeing to Canada? Impossible. “When I first published that book, at the outset some people were saying, ‘Oh, Margaret, how could you suggest…
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