‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ has never been more popular than it is today. The novel was published in 1985 in Canada, but over the last several years, it has had a massive resurgence in popularity.
Within ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Margaret Atwood taps into several important themes.
Although ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is fiction, it would be a disservice to the novel to ignore the important historical allusions at its heart.
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is commonly considered to be one of Margaret Atwood’s best novels. It contains unforgettable quotes about love, the past, storytelling and words, imprisonment, and even identity.
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is filled with people who are trying to fill or break out of, roles that Gilead has made for them.
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is Margaret Atwood’s dystopian masterpiece.