Hystopia

Hystopia

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At the bitter end of the 1960s, after surviving multiple assassination attempts, President John F. Kennedy is entering his third term in office. The Vietnam War rages on, and the president has created a vast federal agency, the Psych Corps, dedicated to maintaining the nation’s mental hygiene by any means necessary. Soldiers returning from the war have their battlefield traumas “enfolded”wiped from their memories through… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


The Michigan of David Means’ brilliant debut novel is actually modern America. And we don’t need no Tripizoid—we have TMZ.

“Hystopia” casts its cold, unforgiving light further and deeper. It denounces the hubris of throwing soldiers into battle, whether in ancient Troy or Vietnam and Iraq, and expecting them to return to civilian life unscathed.

[A] fiendishly convoluted and complex novel.


Book Details  


Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 19, 2016)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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