THE LITERARY INDEX

LITERARY CRITICISM AND ANALYSIS OF NOVELS AND POETRY

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Frank Herbert Literary Criticism

Dune

An essay by Lorenzo DiTommaso examining the complex relationship between the novel's plots and themes, as well as a discussion of the 'Vitality struggle'.
An essay by Kevin Williams exploring the relationship between democracy, capitalism, imperialism and globalization, and how they are represented in Herbert's Dune novels. With reference to the work of Gregory Bateson.

The White Plague

In this essay Ellen Feehan explores Herbert's literary employment of Irish history and Celtic mythology to subtly comment on contemporary ideology.