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Atwood to speak on trajectory of happiness in ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

Atwood to speak on trajectory of happiness in ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

Perhaps the single greatest power, Margaret Atwood writes in The Handmaid’s Tale, is the power held by those who forgive or by those who can be forgiven.

That may be unexpected in a novel set in a dystopian future in which a citizen’s privacy is revoked, basic human liberties are demolished and a woman’s rights to her own reproductive system are nonexistent.