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Zamyatin

Yevgenii Ivanovich . 1884--1937, Russian novelist and writer, in Paris from 1931, whose works include satirical studies of provincial life in Russia and England, where he worked during World War I, and the dystopian novel We (1924)
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Nowadays we know of three articles penned by Zamyatin on the subject of the British writer: "Wells" (1920), "Wells' Genealogy" (1921-22), and "Herbert Wells" (1921-22), as well as several prefaces to Russian translations of Wells's novels.
Estuvo particularmente interesado en los pasajes que llevan del utopismo al antiutopismo y viceversa; por tanto, efectuo interesantes analisis del distopismo del siglo XX el cual tuvo entre sus principales exponentes a Herbert George Wells, Evgeni Zamyatin, Aldous Leonard Huxley y Eric Arthur Blair "George Orwell".
First of all, it reflects one significant move in current scholarship on dystopia--the desire to explore the distinctiveness of contemporary dystopias as against the much hyped dystopias of Zamyatin, Huxley, and Orwell.
Again, in his equally arresting essay on Zamyatin, he argues that "a strong suspicion arises that all such binaries are finally untenable" (336).
With varying levels of totalitarian overtones, the "dome" metonym has been used beyond Zamyatin and Weir in a more public (commercial) sphere, with The Simpsons Movie (2007) and Stephen King's Under the Dome being recent instantiations.
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.
Yambartsev and Zamyatin (25) proved limit theorems for random walks on two semi-infinite strings over a finite alphabet.
Yevgeny Zamyatin was first imprisoned in 1906 in Czarist Russia, only to find himself again in the same hallway of the same prison eighteen years later, this time--with a twist
Y en esa larga lista no puedo dejar de mencionar las Ciudades invisibles de italo Calvino, el Estado unico de zamyatin, el Orwelliano Londres de 1984 o el Londres de Un mundo feliz de Huxley; y asimismo, metropolis, Ciudad gotica, Dark City, la Ciudad de Los Angeles de Blade Runner y Matrix, ademas de un extenso etcetera.
It follows the long twentieth century in works of Zamyatin (We), Boye (Kallocain), Bradbury (Fahrenheit 451) and Orwell (1984).