Figures from real life will also be woven into the North East storyline with Carolyn Pickles playing Councillor Maud Burnett, who campaigned for more women to be involved in the local workforce; and Simon Scardifield cast as Yevgeny Zamyatin
, the Russian engineer who spent time in Newcastle during the war and went on to write the novel We - an inspiration for George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four.
WE | YEVGENY ZAMYATIN
(1924): In the 26th century, everyone lives for the collective good of the One State, which is governed by the omnipotent "Benefactor.
This is a kamikaze government that perfectly well understands that there is no other way to stabilize Ukraine,'' said Viktor Zamyatin
, analyst with the Kiev-based Razumkov Center think tank.
A bit earlier, in the classic era of dystopian writing around the time of the two world wars, Aldous Huxley, George Orwell, Yevgeny Zamyatin
, and others descfibed the makings of sophisticated totalitarian regimes.
Special thanks to Irina Zamyatin
, King Hall Class of 2013, who provided excellent research assistance, l also want to express my deep appreciation to Danielle Hart and Stephanie Wildman, for their spirit of collaboration in the pursuit of justice.
And the book issue is further exacerbated by my boyfriend's collection - we rival Cardiff Central Library with our collected volumes, all those Ikea bookcases groaning under the strain of collected works by authors from Martin Amis to Yevgeny Zamyatin
and everything in between, not to mention Beano annuals, a complete collection of Nigella's cookbooks and a variety of academic texts left over from our university days.
Again, in his equally arresting essay on Zamyatin
, he argues that "a strong suspicion arises that all such binaries are finally untenable" (336).
At one such meeting in 1968 organized by dissidents, I was seated at a table with Anatole "Tony" Shub, Moscow correspondent for the Washington Post, when Leonid Zamyatin
who headed the Press Department at the Soviet Ministry of Foreign Affairs approached us.
If we are to believe such incisive dystopian writers as Yevgeny Zamyatin
, Aldous Huxley, and George Orwell, or such groundbreaking social theorists as Michel Foucault and Zygmunt Bauman, modernity always was, and continues to be, obsessed with how to get as much control over the human body and soul as possible without physically exterminating people.
Le Guin's anarchist utopian science fiction novel The Dispossessed, first published in 1974, as well as writings by Yevgeny Zamyatin
(We in particular) and H.
Also noteworthy are inscribed works by Leo Tolstoy, Maxim Gorky, Anna Akhmatova, Aleksandr Blok, Konstantin Balmont, Andrei Belyi, Ivan Bunin, Ilya Erenberg, Kornei Chukovsky, Anatolyi Lunacharsky, Vsevolod Meyerhold, Evegenii Zamyatin
and other prominent literary figures.
Yambartsev and Zamyatin
(25) proved limit theorems for random walks on two semi-infinite strings over a finite alphabet.