How Does Atwood’s presentation of rituals and ceremonies influence your understanding of the novel?

The ceremonies and rituals in the Handmaid’s tale are an essential part of Gilead’s theocratic regime. The regime is heavily based upon the importance of biblical values, that are twisted and exaggerated to create a powerfully dystopian vision. The ceremonies and rituals highlight the control which the society has over the people through the restrictionContinue reading “How Does Atwood’s presentation of rituals and ceremonies influence your understanding of the novel?”