brave new world mwds

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AP English: Literature and Composition Name: Gwen Day Major Works Data Sheet
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Major Works Data Sheet Page 3 Characters Name Role in the story Significance Adjectives Thomas “Tomakin” Administrator of Central London Hatchery and Conditioning Center Frowns on Bernard’s individualism; disgraced after it’s revealed that he is the father of John the Savage Intelligent, orthodox-minded, Alpha, self- important Bernard Marx Sleeplearning specialist at the Center Misfit from alcohol in blood- surrogate, independent thinker, in love with Lenina, exiled Hypocritical, angry, inferior, jealous John the Savage Son of Linda and the Director Outsider on Reservation and in New World, falls in love with Lenina but disgusted by her promiscuity, disillusioned with utopian society, causes riots, kills self Remorse, alienated, guilty, disruptive, suicidal Linda Ageing mother of John Former Beta, misses old life while on reservation, overdid soma holiday and John is unsettled by her undignified death Ashamed, nostalgic Lenina Crowne Beta vaccination- worker at Center Tries and fails to seduce John, goes with Bernard to the Reservation Young, beautiful, popular, promiscuous Mustapha Mond Resident world controller of Western Europe Hyper intelligent apologist for BNW, defends ethos of “Community, Identitiy, Stability”, keeps small library of forbidden books in his safe, chose against own exile Very powerful Helmholtz Watson Alpha-plus lecturer at the College of Emotional Engineering Rebel, exiled for reading a heretical poem to his students on the virtues of solitude Handsome, successful, unfulfilled Henry Foster Scientist, statistician, and assistant to the Director Alpha, one of Lenina’s ex-lovers Young, cheerful, conventional Benito Hoover Alpha One of Lenina’s ex-lovers Happy, hairy Fanny Crowne Lenina’s friend Mouthpiece for the values of her caste and society Happy, promiscuous George Edzel Alpha Ex-lover of Lenina Young, happy
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FIFI  BRADLAUGH , JOANNA  DIESEL,  MORGANA  ROTHSCHILD , CLARA  DETERDING,  SAROJINI  ENGELS, JIM  BOKANOVSK Y, HERBERT  BAKUNIN  and  TOM  KAWAGUCHI Members of Bernard’s solidarity group Participate in a soma-driven orgy Happy, successful Arch- Community Songster “archbishop” Attends party but when John doesn’t come out, he gets upset and leaves, taking Lenina with him Powerful Warden Alpha Chief administrator of the New Mexico Savage Reservation Talkative Pope Indian Linda’s lover on the Reservation, gave Linda copy of the Complete Works of Shakespeare, John tries to kill him Alcoholic Mitsima Indian Elder Teaches John pottery Supportive Dr.Shaw Linda’s doctor Gives her soma so she could be happy Careless, conditioned
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Plot Summary T he novel opens in the Central London Hatching and Conditioning Centre, where the Director of the Hatchery and one of his assistants, Henry Foster, are giving a tour to a group of boys. The boys learn about the Bokanovsky and Podsnap Processes that allow the Hatchery to produce thousands of nearly
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