“Anthem” by Ayn Rand was first published in England in 1938. It is a dystopian fiction novella. Rand had written the book in 1937.
The story is set in the time period in some unspecified... More > future date. The novel presents mankind in another dark age which is characterized by collectivism, irrationality, economics, and social thinking.
If there is any technological advancement in that future period, it is very carefully planned. There is no place for the concept of individuality.
A Quick Guide to "Anthem"
Chapter One: Introduction
Chapter Two: Characters
Chapter Three: Plot Summary
Chapter Four: Critical Analysis< Less