Everything you need to understand or teach In Persuasion Nation by George Saunders.
In Persuasion Nation is a collection of short stories by George Saunders. The stories feature Saunders’ typical mixture of satire and criticism regarding modern society. They also feature his signature styles of dark humor and experimental prose. The stories scrutinize and criticize subjects including advertising, corporatism, capitalism, media, violence, and others. Overall, the collection explores themes such as capitalism, media, kindness, and cruelty.