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We: New Edition | Yevgeny Zamyatin
Translated by Natasha Randall Foreword by Bruce Sterling Written in 1921, We is set in the One State, where all live for the collective good and individual freedom does not exist. The novel takes the form of the diary of mathematician D-503, who, to his shock, experiences the most disruptive emotion imaginable: love. At once satirical and soberingand now available in a powerful new translationWe is both a rediscovered classic and a work of tremendous relevance to our own times.
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rockabillybibliophile
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Two quotes struck me in the last few pages of We by Yevgeny Zamyatin:

"A person is like a novel: Up to the very last page you don't know how it's going to end. Otherwise, there'd be no point in reading...."

"Children are the only bold philosophers. And bold philosophers will always be children."

#postapocalyptic #littens #yevgenyzamyatin

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rockabillybibliophile
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Getting through the last half of We today...

Bookwomble Fantastic, and influential, dystopian book. 9mo
rockabillybibliophile I absolutely loved it! 9mo
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tina_b.ooks
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I wanted to read this book because it's an early dystipian novel (written in 1920) that may or may not have influnced other great dystopies such as "1984" or "Brave New World". However, I didn't like it nearly as much as I wanted to.
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AWildMandaPanda
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I really liked the idea of this book and it is clear that Zamyatin is quite intelligent; however, the constant use of ellipses and mathematical equations came off really confusing at times. I really wanted to like this book but it was really hard to follow at times and the protagonist isn‘t likeable at all. #sciencefiction #bibliophile

swynn Mathematical equations are sort of my thing so I'm stacking it. Thanks for posting about it, even if it didn't work for you! 13mo
AWildMandaPanda @swynn I hope you enjoy it! It does have an interesting premise :) 13mo
Erofan I agree with you! I couldn't finish this book 😖 13mo
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AWildMandaPanda
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I have to read this for my science fiction class. If anyone has read it what‘d you think of it? Did any themes or moments stuck out to you? I have to pick a theme and discuss it. I usually don‘t read to much science fiction so I‘m a little new to it. #bibliophile #sciencefiction #mustread

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Nute I‘m excited to know that there is such a thing as a Science Fiction Literature Class. I hope that you are enjoying it. 13mo
AWildMandaPanda @Nute I am! I find it very interesting and we have a wide range that we study :) thanks! 13mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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This is such a weird little dystopian science fiction read, I started out thinking it might be a DNF for me, but ended up with a moving story that will stick with me. This book was written in 1924, and you can definitely see its influence on later Sci-Fi classics. The human race is reduced to number designations, their every movement choreographed down to the second, but it all starts to fall apart as D503 develops a mysterious illness: a soul.

melissajayne I read it for a Russian Lit class in university and thought it was a rather interesting book. The sex tickets were rather odd. 9mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @melissajayne They are, but a very interesting way to deal with it that I‘d never seen in any dystopian before. (edited) 9mo
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juliegumdrop
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I can see where Orwell was inspired with 1984 (one of my all time favorites). #bookclub #dystopian #classic #currentlyreading

MStew I own this, i wanna read it 🤓 1y
juliegumdrop @meghan2714 I just finished it tonight. Recommend. 1y
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ELAMom
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I read this book for the soul purpose of trying to understand why the 10th grade students in my school were enthralled with it. After reading it all the way through I was so shocked not at How It Was Written for what was written and its effect on a dystopian perspective. I recommend this book especially for the aspect of how this novel set the foundations for future dystopian novels and as an English teacher the language is just fascinating.

MicrobeMom The is on my TBR! 1y
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We (Vintage Future) | Yevgeny Zamyatin, Jewgenij Samjatin
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"I feel myself very much at fault", she continued, smiling ever so slightly- or perhaps, not smiling at all. "It is clear that there should be no just-so love - that it should be because-of love..."

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Cassandra_L
We (Vintage Future) | Yevgeny Zamyatin, Jewgenij Samjatin
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Pickpick

Overdue for an update again... So glad I read this again - I hadn't realised how much it had affected my thinking all these years...

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Squidapus
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The best sci fi is more than just robots and lasers and aliens; Squidapus believes the best sci fi is interested in saying something. We is a novel about uniformity, order and law and the end state of a society that values the whole more than the sum of if it's parts. A future where we all chew our breakfast the same number of times, wear the same clothes and our lives are written to the second. Quite chilling for a Russian author in the 20s.

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Fascinating perspective.

ladyneverwhere This is such a great and underappreciated book! ❤️ How are you liking it? 1y
Vansa @ladyneverwhere While I can see how this book has influenced practically every other dystopian novel,there are echoes of it in so many other books-i found this book a little too abstract for me, and the narrative too incoherent! There are scenes that are very powerful and the overall idea is amazing though. I totally agree it's under appreciated! 1y
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Cassandra_L
We (Vintage Future) | Yevgeny Zamyatin, Jewgenij Samjatin
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More research. Always return to the original...

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GatheringBooks
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#QuotsyJune18: When once-in-a-millennia flowers #Bloom 🌺🌹💐🌻🌸🌼

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Tanisha_A
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#BookNews
Read the full article here - https://econ.st/2sKZg6p

ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Wow - I didn‘t know about this! Stacked!! 1y
Tanisha_A @ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Yep, was a surprise for me too! 😃 1y
minkyb Thanks! I had no idea about this! 1y
Tanisha_A @minkyb 👋😀 1y
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I feel myself. But it's only the eye with a lash in it, the swollen finger, the infected tooth that feels itself, is conscious of its own individual being. The healthy eye or finger or tooth doesn't seem to exist. So it's clear, isn't it? Self-consciousness is just a disease.

Graywacke Hmm 🤔 2y
saresmoore I really love this book. 2y
Bookwomble @Graywacke This is in the mouth of a character whose views are conditioned by the state. It's not, I think, intended to represent Zamyatin's own view but probably the opposite. 2y
Bookwomble @saresmoore It's a very visual book for me, as well as an "ideas book". I can clearly see the city in my mind's eye. Zamyatin does a brilliant job at depicting his world. 2y
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Bookwomble
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A man is like a novel: until the very last page you don't know how it will end. Otherwise it wouldn't even be worth reading.

Bookwomble @Trashcanman I thought you might appreciate this 🙂 1y
Trashcanman 😊 Thank you, I thank you. If the gods will it I suppose so. I have my doubts. This was touching; I appreciate it, truly. 1y
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SaraBeagle
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A person is a novel; you don‘t know how it will end until the very last page.

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Bookwomble
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The most striking impression I have of "We" is of the glass buildings and the green glass-filtered twilight in which the numbers of the One State pass their orderly, centrally-controlled lives. The almost complete lack of privacy and unending scrutiny by neighbours, or even passers-by in the street, strikes me as more horrific than the surveillance by Big Brother in "1984". A brilliantly nightmarish #dystopia

Leftcoastzen Have been meaning to read this for years... 2y
rockabillybibliophile That reminds me this was going to be one of my next reads about 2 books ago! 2y
Bookwomble @Leftcoastzen It's fantastic. The influence on Orwell is apparent - thought-policing; sex control; omnipresent surveillance; the "benign" all-wise dictator, called The Benefactor in this case; the innocuous protagonist shop starts to question the wisdom of the state apparatus. I loved it ? 2y
Bookwomble @rockabillybibliophile I need to reread it before to much longer, I think. It's definitely one to reward revisiting. I hope you manage to fit it in 😊 2y
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AshleyHoss820
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Zamyatin was ahead of his time. This book is prescient, timeless, relevant, and terrifying. The goal is complete and utter uniformity. All buildings are made of glass. Sex partners are registered and by appointment. No imagination. No individuality. The Benefactor controls all. What happens then, when D-503 meets and *gasp* falls in love with rebellious I-133? 136/1,001 #1001Books

Jabberwocky Oh my goodness this sounds amazing! 2y
Liz_M Nice review! 2y
AshleyHoss820 @Jabberwocky It‘s not as action-packed as most Sci-Fi, it‘s more subtle, but it inspired 1984 and Brave New World. Plus, being written in 1921, it was definitely ground-breaking! 😊 2y
AshleyHoss820 @Liz_M Thank you!! 😊😊😊 2y
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AshleyHoss820
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Clearly, I‘ve been voting wrong...

“It is said that the ancients conducted their elections in some secret manner, concealing themselves like thieves. Some of our historians even assert that they came to the election ceremonies carefully masked. (I can imagine that fantastically gloomy sight: night, a square, figures in dark cloaks moving stealthily along the walls; the scarlet flame of torches flattened by the wind...)”

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Sweettartlaura
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No, you don‘t.
And this didn‘t end as strong as it started. This precursor to dystopian fiction, from almost 100 years ago, was banned in its native Russia until 1988. Yet it still made an impact as one of the most influential Russian novels of the 20th century. All the dystopian elements are there. What hurts is that it turns into a stream of consciousness style. In a book where no one has a name, that makes it too inaccessible to read.

ReadingEnvy I love this one! I've read it twice. 2y
Sweettartlaura @ReadingEnvy there was a lot that I did like about it, especially at first. It just petered out for me😕. But I am glad I read it. I think anyone who is a fan of this genre should. 2y
ReadingEnvy @Sweettartlaura absolutely, it's important historically at the very least! 2y
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There‘s a parallel to be drawn with freedom & love, as well: without the freedom to NOT love - the freedom to do wrong - the choice to love would be meaningless.

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emrecavunt
We: New Edition | Yevgeny Zamyatin

Those two, in paradise, were given a choice: happiness without freedom, or freedom without happiness. There was no third alternative

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📃📃📃This book was a bit frustrating for me. The world building is excellent but the characters...This was first published in 1924 and a reminder of why I no longer read a lot of classics. I'm tired of the 'I'm an unattractive/unlikable guy yet all the women love me and I'm really deep' trope. Also, the racism and misogyny made me uncomfortable. I appreciate the overall story and that this gave birth to modern dystopia but I didn't love it.

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Definitely worth the read Math is used in the writing which is new for me and super interesting contrast to the use of biblical references sprinkled within the book

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enidkeaner
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Not my favorite of this genre but def an important, worthy read.

#192019 - #1924
#LitzytoZ - #LetterZ (Zamyatin)

Sweettartlaura Hey... I‘m using it for both these slots in my challenges, too ❤️ 2y
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“Because the history of the One State knows of no occasion when even a single voice dared to violate the majestic unison.”

I‘m finding this classic dystopian eerie on its predictions for the future! So creepy. It was published in early 1920s and written during the Russian revolution. The writing is only mediocre but that may also be my translation?

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You are afraid of it because it is stronger than you; you hate it because you are afraid of it; you love it because you cannot subdue it to your will. Only the unsubduable can be loved. #scifi #dystopia

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@saresmoore recommended this to me when I was struggling with 1984. I enjoyed it SO much more! What struck me most was how the mechanical D-503 spoke with such beauty and passion about ordinary things. I will be pondering this one for a long while. (And isn't the cover gorgeous?!)

saresmoore I'm so glad you liked it! Imagining Zamyatin's context as an artist in his time & place makes the musings of D-503 seem all the more tragic and beautiful, I think. 2y
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67 - We by Yevgeny Zamiyatin

Strong beginning, with a fascinating description of a totalitarian world, completely based on sense and order. There is no room for emotions in this dystopian world, however D-503, whose diary we are reading, falls in love with I-330. She is very critical of the system.
Ingredients for a great novel but unfortunately it gets very hysteric and vague. I lost my interest and had to struggle to finish it. #1001books

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#junetunz Day4: #beyourself
I feel like this is the year that I will finally read this book. It's a little tattered but I kind of love that.
@Cinfhen

HippieChickHomeschool I have this sitting on my bedside table waiting to be picked up 2y
Cinfhen The "distressed" look adds to the vintage vibe ? 2y
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It is an error to divide people into the living and the dead: there are people who are dead-alive, and people who are alive-alive. The dead-alive also write, walk, speak, act. But they make no mistakes; only machines make no mistakes, and they produce only dead things. The alive-alive are constantly in error, in search, in questions, in torment.

minkyb Something to ponder. 3y
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lauren.lerner
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My offering for #backintheUSSR is this #dystopian novel (that influenced George Orwell's 1984 👀) from my #TBR list that I hope to get to very soon. • #rockinMay#ilovedystopianfiction #itismyfavoritesubgenre

Cinfhen Nice, going old school classic with a Beatles classic 💙🎸❤️🎵🎸 3y
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I struggled to follow this, but I'm not sure if this was the fault of the translation I was reading.

However, I am a big fan of the dystopian genre in general, and it was great to read one of the foundation novels of the genre.

I enjoyed the characters, and there were some really beautiful sentences. I would recommend to anyone who is a fan on 1984, Brave New World etc.

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Cosyreader
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I know that @tricours warned me about this but I wanted to give it a chance. Stick with 1984. Orwell basically just tidied this up.

tricours 😁 3y
Cosyreader @tricours 😂🤦‍♀️ 3y
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ValerieAndBooks
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Banned in CCCP until 1988, "We" is a should-read for being informed of the influence it provided in later dystopian novels by others, i.e. Ayn Rand's Anthem. Lots of colorful & descriptive prose which at times felt very satirical. To me, Orwell's 1984 was more realistic than this. The description of yunys in WE (or unifs, depends on translation) reminds me of DEVO. When D-503 sees I-330 in a yellow dress instead of a yuny, he's shocked. More ?

ValerieAndBooks Continued... it's interesting to see how D-330 handles the realization that a totalitarian and collective society isn't all that it's cracked up to be. 3y
vivastory I agree, 1984 is more realistic, but I liked "WE" slightly more. Great review! 3y
saresmoore Yes, great review! And I love the DEVO association. 😂 Thanks again for the great discussion! 3y
ValerieAndBooks Reading along, and discussing, with you both really made this a great reading experience 😊. @vivastory @saresmoore 3y
ReadingEnvy And Orwell wrote 1984 after reading We so I like to think of it as the inspirarjon 3y
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Cosyreader
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I'd never even heard of We before Litsy! Can't wait to start these 😄 #bookhaul #dogsoflitsy

Joybishoptx What a sweet looking Poochie! 3y
Cosyreader @Joybishoptx thank you! 😊 3y
tricours I was very underwhelmed by We 😕 Poor writing, annoying stereotypes and the male-centric and Christian-centric world view were some of the things that didn't really go down well with me. 3y
Cosyreader @tricours oh no! Well I'll give it the 50 page test. 3y
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saresmoore
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"But the very horror of it all is that these masses—invisible masses—do exist. They necessarily, inevitably must exist because mathematics is like a screen on which the whimsical, prickly shadows of irrational formulas cross before us. Mathematics and death: neither makes mistakes."

This book is unique and groundbreaking, deeply self-aware, and uncommonly poetic. I was rapt by Zamyatin's multi-layered commentary and wild, logical use of metaphor.

saresmoore Note: I read Natasha Randall's translation and really liked it. She was intentional in staying true to the author's relationship to the sounds of words and the meaning of colors. It reads very much like an allegory. 3y
Moray_Reads It's several years since I read it but you capture it perfectly. It's such a significant work and a lot of books find their roots in it 3y
LeahBergen Wonderful review! 3y
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saresmoore @Moray_Reads I hadn't read it since 2006 and didn't remember much of it specifically, but as I was rereading, I found that it had left a more significant impression on me than I realized. It was foundational for me, too, I suppose and an ideal reread. 3y
saresmoore @LeahBergen Thank you! I came in at exactly 451 characters! 😊 3y
vivastory @saresmoore Great review. I had a blast discussing it with you. 3y
saresmoore @vivastory Same! It was certainly one of the best book discussions in which I've participated (mostly due to your insanely vast reading repertoire). Thank you for sharing insights! 3y
Cinfhen Excellent review, I enjoyed all the group discussions even though I wasn't reading the book 😊 3y
saresmoore @Cinfhen Yet another reason to love Litsy—vicarious reading! 3y
ValerieAndBooks Love how you took notes. I may do this for Brave New World 😊. I'll review tomorrow! 3y
saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks Great! I so enjoyed reading it with you and @vivastory . 3y
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"That means you love it. You're afraid of it—because it is stronger than you. You hate it—because you are afraid of it. You love it—because you can't conquer it yourself. You see, you can only love the unconquerable."

Clouds and fog are the enemies of clarity. I noted toward the beginning that "he hates clouds"; he hates ink smudges and fog. So much is literally (glass walls) and figuratively clear. This also speaks to the fear of the unknown.

ValerieAndBooks "That means you love it. You're afraid of it because it's stronger than you, you hate it because you're afraid of it, you love it because you can't master it. You can only love something that refuses to be mastered ". (Brown version). This passage stood out for me also. I think she's definitely talking about more than fog here, especially in light of what happens a couple pages later! @saresmoore @vivastory 3y
ValerieAndBooks That is, I think she may also be comparing herself to the fog. She's different from O that's for sure! @saresmoore @vivastory 3y
saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks Absolutely! A few pages later, toward the end of Record 16, the sharp-faced doctor's mirror-plane/soul metaphor caught my attention, as well. It sort of sums up the shift for our narrator when he became the center of the universe because he succumbed to his desire (although he reasoned it was a need) for I-330. Also, the comparison of his desire to gravity, magnetism, and death was significant. @vivastory 3y
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"I am not afraid of that word 'delimited': the worthiest human efforts are those intellectual pursuits that specifically seek the uninterrupted delimiting of infinity, the reduction of infinity into convenient, easily digestible portions—into differentials. The divine beauty of my medium—mathematics—is exactly that."

(Record 12)

vivastory @saresmoore A pivotal moment, the narrator's dawning realization of the limits of rationality & the corresponding manifestations by nature @ValerieAndBooks 3y
saresmoore I've had a long-standing fascination with mathematics/rationality in nature as it relates to the "divine" and "golden" (my next tattoo will be inspired by the Fibonacci spiral); I think I was unwittingly influenced by this book in college. @vivastory @ValerieAndBooks 3y
vivastory @saresmoore I'm admittedly usually indifferent to mathematical equations but am enormously intrigued by the fibonacci sequence 3y
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vivastory @saresmoore Have you read Inger Christensen? She's a Danish poet who wrote a book length sequence based on Fibonacci sequence 3y
saresmoore WHAT. You just made my week! @vivastory 3y
ValerieAndBooks I'll have to look her up too! I think Zamyatin is well on his way to showing us how irrational rational thought can be 😉. @vivastory @saresmoore 3y
vivastory @ValerieAndBooks @saresmoore The narrator's obsessions & fears become so extreme he almost borders on schizophrenia. Another obsession I found fascinating was with his hands ("shaggy paws"). They seemed to remind him of the natural world on the other side of the wall. 3y
saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks That's a great point! Perhaps the message is one for balance—one extreme leads to another? @vivastory The natural world and the history of humanity with all its wildness. Women's lips likened to roses is another reference to the world beyond the wall. 3y
vivastory @saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks Another similarity to 1984 is that in both books it is the narrator meeting a mysterious woman that serves as a catalyst for the ensuing crisis 3y
saresmoore @vivastory I made that connection as well. Poor pink, rosy O. 3y
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vivastory
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1984 as directed by Terry Gilliam & Fritz Lang. In Orwell's dystopia, reason served the state (2+2=5); in "WE" the state is ruled by reason with no tolerance for uncertainties. There is no freedom because that term means desire & desire indicates that something is lacking. In OneState everyone's physical needs are methodically & rationally fulfilled. OneState is fully automated & happiness is seemingly perfected.

saresmoore Great comparison and synopsis. I'm itching to finish, but also enjoying the painstaking dissection. 3y
RealBooks4ever Thanks for the quotes you posted from this book! 👍🏼 3y
vivastory @saresmoore There's quite a bit to digest. Seems like a book that's good to reread as well. 3y
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saresmoore @vivastory It's been about ten years since I read it, but I didn't give it nearly the attention it deserved. I think that's why I'm digging in so deep. 3y
vivastory @saresmoore This is the first time I read it. 3y
Moray_Reads Your first sentence is perfect. Seeing your posts make me need a reread! 3y
Laalaleighh I feel like this might be a good argument for the "all emotions are irrational and should be left out of decision making completely" people. 3y
vivastory @Laalaleighh Emotions are irrational, but as Baudelaire wrote "the heart has reasons that reason doesn't know" 3y
ValerieAndBooks Just finished tonight. I'm going to sleep on it and post a review tomorrow. Definitely an interesting reading experience, enhanced by reading along with you and @saresmoore ! 3y
vivastory @ValerieAndBooks I'm really looking forward to your review. I really enjoyed reading it with you & @saresmoore 3y
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Posting this quote to compare the translation @vivastory and I are reading to the translation that @saresmoore is reading. I feel thus far that the translators are imaging slightly different people when they translate their conversations (does that make sense)?

saresmoore Yes, @ValerieAndBooks I am getting that sense as well—even if only in the cadence of D-503's thoughts & speech. And regarding the word clear, specifically, I think Randall may be a bit heavy on her use of adverbs...not that there's anything wrong with that. 🙂 3y
Moray_Reads @saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks @vivastory this is really interesting. Wouldn't it be fascinating to always read a selection of translations and compare like this? 3y
saresmoore @Moray_Reads It really would, if only for more of both time and money. Certainly at least rereads in different translations would be beneficial and doable. 3y
Laalaleighh Oooh which translation do y'all recommend? 3y
LauraJ That is why I haven't read it yet. Which translation? 3y
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saresmoore
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Clarity vs. clouds, predictability vs. irrationality, equality vs. originality; this repetition of the word "clearly" is interesting. @vivastory @ValerieAndBooks Do your translations use "clearly" or something else? (This is from Record Six.)

ValerieAndBooks I'll post a screenshot of this! He uses clear rather than clearly. @vivastory 3y
vivastory The ideas & symbols for rational clarity & the omnipotence of technology becomes interesting & challenging for the narrator @saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks 3y
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bedandabook Love this quote. 3y
ValerieAndBooks Page 156? I'm trying to keep up with you 😂! On Page 59 (Record 11) right now. That is a great quote though. @saresmoore 3y
saresmoore @ValerieAndBooks I'm way behind, too, but I don't want to miss anything! I've been note taking fiendishly, though, and the children seem to be occupied so hopefully I'll make some progress. 3y
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