I Want You To Read Island By A Huxley

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    I first discovered this book when I was 15/16 and didn't fully understand what Huxley was trying to convey. After reading it several times since I've come to know his vision and philosophy.  Island, Brave New World and Brave New World Revisisted have forced me to never...
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    1 Response Jan 13, 2010

    Read This Book

    It changed my life and put me on a different path.  http://www.huxley.net/island/aldoushuxley-island.html Karuna!
    Mareola Mareola
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2009

    A Great Idea... Worth Pondering About

    Hello there, I got fascinated with drugs and the drug culture when I was around 16 years old. If you start reading about the 60’s and the hippy movement, you can’t pass by certain titles. Beatnicks in the 50s had Allen Ginsberg (Howl) and William Burroughs (“Junky...
    kwek kwek
    31-35, M
    1 Response Feb 8, 2012

    Brave Newtopia

    This is indeed a wonderful book -Aldous Huxley's last- and I am grateful to Mareola for reminding me of it by establishing this group.Most people will have at least heard of Huxley's most famous book, Brave New World, his bleak vision of humanity's future, in which every element...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Jan 14, 2010
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