The Influence of Morocco on Dune by Frank Herbert: A Journey Through Culture, Geography, and Imagination

The Influence of Morocco on Dune by Frank Herbert: A Journey Through Culture, Geography, and Imagination

Frank Herbert’s science fiction masterpiece, Dune, first published in 1965, is a monumental work in the genre, captivating readers over the years with its intricate plot, richly imagined universe, and profound themes. At least, it captured my imagination when I first read it, back when I was in Seattle, growing up under the flightpath of the planes zooming overhead.

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