Dystopian Fiction In Fahrenheit 451, By Ray Douglas Bradbury

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Dystopian fiction, is a very popular genre, which depicts worlds where society has broken down and generally devalues human beings. There is always a reason to write a dystopian novel. In the modern day world, there are a lot of dystopian fiction writers, for example Aldous Huxley, George Orwell, Lois Lowry and etc., but one of the best dystopian fiction writers is Ray Douglas Bradbury. He wrote Fahrenheit 451, one of the most popular dystopian novels ever written. Bradbury was afraid of the technology and was against the mass-media propaganda in the USA, but it all started from the time period he lived in. Ray Bradbury’s cause for writing a dystopian novel about burning books, was the development of the technology, during his life.
The time, when Bradbury lived in had a very big effect on Fahrenheit 451. Fahrenheit 451 is a Dystopian novel written by Ray Bradbury about a society where books are not valuable, while technology is very important. Bradbury, the author of Fahrenheit 451 was born on the 22nd of August, 1920. From his early childhood, he was a prodigious reader of adventure and fantasy fiction, especially L. Frank Baum, Jules Verne, and Edgar Rice Burroughs, (Biography.com, 2014). According to Smoak (2014), Bradbury lived through the Golden Age of Radio and the Golden Age of Television. Bradbury witnessed the development of the technological cycle. He was afraid that the technological cycle going to reduce the amount of books used in the future. For such a book
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