Thesis Re-worked

Harrison Bergernon: In “Harrison Bergernon”, Kurt Vonnegut Jr. argues that the overwhelming deindividuation in a system where the individual is subservient to the group destroys the humanity of everyone involved. 

“The Machine Stops”: In “The Machine Stops”, E.M. Forster argues that it is in a person’s blind acceptance and submission to society’s will that one’s humanity is ultimately lost.

“The Lottery”: In “The Lottery” Shirley Jackson points out the dangers of blindly conforming to the will of the group.


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