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Writers talk : Margaret Atwood with Hermione Lee. [electronic resource]
Writers talk : Margaret Atwood with Hermione Lee. [electronic resource]
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2014
Videos and DVDs
Topics discussed in the interview: --Themes of women 'breaking out' . --Visual imagery as inspiration. --Literature informed by fairy tales. --Writing as a woman from the male point of view. --Mythology in contemporary literature. --Using humor.
Margaret Atwood and Environmental Dystopia [electronic resource]
Margaret Atwood and Environmental Dystopia [electronic resource]
2018
Videos and DVDs
Margaret Atwood is an icon in utopian and dystopian fiction. Explore the ways she has helped to shape utopian thought and sexual politics with one of her classic novels, The Handmaid's Tale, as well as her more recent MaddAddam trilogy. Atwood is known for apocalyptic writing but you'll see...
The Testaments [electronic resource]
The Testaments [electronic resource]
Atwood, Margaret2019
Audiobooks
In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalised readers for decades.When the van door slammed on Offred’s future at the end of The Handmaid’s Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead for her – freedom, pris...
The Handmaid's Tale [electronic resource]
The Handmaid's Tale [electronic resource]
Atwood, Margaret2019
Audiobooks
‘I believe in the resistance as I believe there can be no light without shadow; or rather, no shadow unless there is also light.’Offred is a Handmaid in The Republic of Gilead, a religious totalitarian state in what was formerly known as the United States. She is placed in the household of The Co...
The testaments
The testaments
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2019
Books
Science fiction. Dystopian. When the van door slammed on Offred's future at the end of The Handmaid's Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead. With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood's sequel picks up the story 15 years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the e...
[5 copies, 15 reserves]
War bears
War bears
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2019
Books
Oursonette, a fictional Nazi-fighting superheroine, is created by Al Zurakowski who dreams of making it big in the world of comics publishing. A story that follows the early days of comics in Toronto, a war that greatly strains Al personally and professionally, and how the rise of post-war Americ...
Angel Catbird [electronic resource]
Angel Catbird [electronic resource]
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2018
Audiobooks
Margaret Atwood, the most prescient and admired author of her generation, presents an original audio adaptation of her latest leap into the comic sci-fi fantasy underground: Angel Catbird.Atwood wrote this New York Times best-selling fantasy as an homage to the golden age of comic books and t...
The Secret Loves of Geeks [electronic resource]
The Secret Loves of Geeks [electronic resource]
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2018
Books
Cartoonists and professional geeks tell their intimate, heartbreaking, and inspiring stories about love, sex and, dating in this comics and prose anthology, a follow-up to 2016 best-seller The Secret Loves of Geek Girls. Featuring work by Margaret Atwood (Hag-Seed), Gerard Way (Umbrella Acade...
The handmaid's tale [sound recording]
The handmaid's tale [sound recording]
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2017
Audiobooks
Margaret Atwood presents a chilling dystopian novel set in the Republic of Gilead, formerly the United States, after a radical theocratic revolution. In a time of declining birthrates, fertile women are dispersed to high-ranking white men as baby-making handmaids. If a handmaid cannot reprodu...
Alias Grace [electronic resource] : TV Tie-In Edition
Alias Grace [electronic resource] : TV Tie-In Edition
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-2017
Audiobooks
'Sometimes I whisper it over to myself: Murderess. Murderess. It rustles, like a taffeta skirt along the floor.'Grace Marks. Female fiend? Femme fatale? Or weak and unwilling victim? Around the true story of one of the most enigmatic and notorious women of the 1840s, Margaret Atwood has creat...
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