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The short stories, Harrison Bergeron, and The Lottery, are both literary examples imparted around a utopian society....

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Some things about living still weren't quite right, though. April forinstance, still drove people crazy by not being springtime. And it was in thatclammy month that the H-G men took George and Hazel Bergeron'sfourteen-year-old son, Harrison, away.

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Symbolism is used in the story by means of Harrison Bergeron, this enormous seven foot tall, good looking, athletic, genius.
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A police photograph of Harrison Bergeron was flashed on the screen-upsidedown, then sideways, upside down again, then right side up. The picture showedthe full length of Harrison against a background calibrated in feet andinches. He was exactly seven feet tall.

 

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In the movie Harrison Bergeron, and in the short story “Harrison Bergeron” there are a number of differences, as well as irony and symbolism.
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As Townsend stated Kurt Vonnegut makes a satire about society in his fictional short story Harrison Bergeron, which in their society there has been attempt of conformity through the handicaps of the people, the similarity to an authoritarian government, and the technology, whereas the people will eventually overcome.

The story revolves around the protagonist, Harrison Bergeron who is an archetypical symbol that represents defiance, and individuality.
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"Harrison Bergeron, age fourteen," she said in a grackle squawk, "has justescaped from jail, where he was held on suspicion of plotting to overthrow thegovernment. He is a genius and an athlete, is under-handicapped, and should beregarded as extremely dangerous."


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Nobody was stronger or quicker than anybody else.” (Vonnegut) This is the future that Harrison experiences, in the short story “Harrison Bergeron,” by Kurt Vonnegut.

'Harrison Bergeron' is a short story written by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr

The Ballet is interrupted when one of the ballerinas has an urgent government news announcement to make. Harrison Bergeron has escaped! An escaped convict is just what any boring ballet, opera, or interpretive dance routine needs to liven things up a bit, and boy does it get lively when Harrison himself rips off the door to the stage and storms on screen.

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Screams and barking cries of consternation came from the television set. Thephotograph of Harrison Bergeron on the screen jumped again and again, asthough dancing to the tune of an earthquake.

Harrison Bergeron (2006) - IMDb

It's the year 2081, and George and Hazel Bergeron have a son, Harrison. Unfortunately for them, the government took him away when he was fourteen years old. See, someone once decided that George Bergeron is of above-average intelligence, so he's had a radio implanted in his ear. Piercing sirens, crashes, and booms go off periodically to hinder his thought process. (His wife, Hazel, on the other hand, is spectacularly average. No handicaps on her.)

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George Bergeron correctly identified the earthquake, and well he mighthave - for many was the time his own home had danced to the same crashing tune."My God-" said George, "that must be Harrison!"