What are the most important events (background can be included too) and place names in Brave New World?
The most important places names in the novel are London, the World State, and the Savage Reservation. London and its near environs are where much of the story takes place. London is an important hub of the World State, which is a benevolent dictatorship that arose after the Nine Years' war. This war is a significant background event that led people to be willing to give up their freedom in exchange for security and material prosperity.
The novel contrasts the bright, clean, controlled, and carefully conditioned consumeristic culture of the World State's London with the seeming chaos, dirt, ugliness, violence, and passion of the Savage Reservation. The novel pivots on the contrasts between the two places and, especially, on the cultural conflict that arises when John the Savage, raised on a mixture of Shakespearean and Native American morality, clashes with the sterile ethics of the World State.
The most important events in the novel are Bernard and Lenina's travel to the Savage...
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