Fahrenheit 451 is widely regarded as one of Ray Bradbury’s greatest works, representing a future, dystopian American society where books are outlawed and burned by “firemen,” wherever they are found. Inspired by the quote “It was a pleasure to burn.” from the book, I attempted to channel the atmosphere of the bleak, oppressive future conjured in Bradbury’s tale

This screen-printed poster is from a series featuring prominent quotes from some of my favorite books. Several others can be found here.

 

“The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us.” -Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451