Margaret Atwood’s Dystopian Forecast

Margaret Atwood is a poet, novelist, essayist, and literary critic who has published more than 50 books during her long career. Her most widely-read novel, The Handmaid’s Tale, has been adapted for film, opera, ballet, dramatic radio broadcast, and stage. Her most recent novel, Maddaddam, published in September of 2013, concludes a dystopian trilogy that began with Oryx and Crake and continued with The Year of the Flood. Read on to find out more about Atwood’s dystopian vision.

HUSH: a podcast from your library – Episode 47 – Doctor Who

Thad Hartman and Lissa Staley host a discussion with Sandy and Michelle about Doctor Who. Who is your favorite Doctor? What is your favorite episode? And if, like Lissa, you’ve never even watched Doctor Who, find out what all the fuss is about!