The Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood




History, or the future? We uncover what makes this book so important, the crazy-good ending, and how the tone of words gets translated to film. Learn about The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, now an Emmy-winning Hulu show. 

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A transcript of an interview with Margaret Atwood:

Detailed profile article about Atwood’s writing process:

Article about the famous Latin phrase:

The video about the show’s cinematography:

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