Let’s Play!

By | June 9th, 2021|LRO 302|

In 1985, Neil Postman published his magnificent essay "Amusing ourselves to death", in which he wondered whether the future of the world would have the grim face of Orwell's prophecy, the society of absolute control, or perhaps that of Huxley's view of a humanity subjected to the tyranny of happiness. In his novel "Darkness at [...]