Skate shop owner read a novel by The Handmaid’s Tale writer Margaret Atwood, and it helped her accept change in life

//Skate shop owner read a novel by The Handmaid’s Tale writer Margaret Atwood, and it helped her accept change in life

Skate shop owner read a novel by The Handmaid’s Tale writer Margaret Atwood, and it helped her accept change in life

Offering up a characteristically dystopian vision, Margaret Atwood’s speculative novel Oryx and Crake (2003) tells the story of a character called Snowman stranded in a post-apocalyptic future, recalling in flashbacks the events that led him there, and the society based on rampant consumerism and inequality, genetic engineering and environmental devastation that preceded it. South African Milanie Bekker, co-founder of the Hong Kong Roller Derby team and co-owner of Hong Kong Island district…

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