Blazing World Questions 11/29

This story was odd and fantastical I would liken it to what little I have read of Gulliver’s travels. The abstractness of the Blazing World being fully centralized on one ruler and one religion. There seems too be peace in the entirety of thee blazing world despite its differences which almost lays an air of superiority the world has over our own. Then the society’s that are created by her to establish areas based on the nature of thee subjects race was odd almost reminding me of the idea of making a place more like your own when you move somewhere.

“these┬áseveral sorts of men, each followed such a profession as was most proper for the nature of their┬áSpecies, which the Empress encouraged them in, especially those that had applied themselves to the study of several Arts and Sciences”

Cavendish,14, http://digitalcavendish.org/complete-works/the-blazing-world-1668/
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