[ExI] Brave New World (was Re: "Toward a Type 1 civilization")

Stefano Vaj stefano.vaj at gmail.com
Mon Aug 11 09:24:39 UTC 2008

On Fri, Aug 8, 2008 at 6:55 PM, Damien Broderick <thespike at satx.rr.com> wrote:
> Huxley did offer an alternative, thirty later, in the utopian novel ISLAND.

I heard he did. In fact, he is even apologetic on his "youth nihilism"
in the preface to a subsequent edition of BNW. But while I am curious,
I doubt that the "solution" he claimed to have later reached to be
anything more than some kind of re-heated, bland humanism.

Stefano Vaj

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