• A STUDY OF TECHNOLOGICAL DYSTOPIA AS SEEN IN RAY BRADBURY’S FAHRENHEIT 451


    Designation : Assistant Professor, M.M.E.S Women’s Arts and Science College, Melvisharam


    Journal Name : Reserach maGma


    Publication Date : 11/10/2017




    Abstract :
    This research paper examines the role of technology in dystopian fiction such as Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury. It focuses on the dystopian conflicts of the protagonist Guy Montag which includes freedom of the person, individualism and the fear of a nuclear apocalypse. It also sheds light on the relation between dystopian conflicts and existentialism. It highlights the phenomenological elements in Fahrenheit 451 and studies the text in the context of technological dystopia.


    Keywords :
    Dystopia, Technology, Existentialism and Nuclear apocalypse.


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