Margaret Atwood is writing a 'Handmaid's Tale' sequel
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Margaret Atwood is writing a sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale" entitled "The Testaments."

The book is set to be published September 2019, BuzzFeed News reports.

Atwood told the outlet that the sequel will be set 15 years after the end of "The Handmaid's Tale" and will feature the first book's protagonist, Offred.

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"The Testaments" will be narrated by three female characters, but will still focus on the first book's protagonist, Offred.

"The Handmaid's Tale" was published in 1985 and takes place in the Republic of Gilead, a dystopian U.S. where women have been stripped of reproductive autonomy. Many have drawn comparisons between the novel and rhetoric from the Trump administration, including Atwood herself.

The book was adapted for an award-winning show on Hulu and has gained prominence as a symbol of resistance in left-leaning circles.

Women protesting the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Brett KavanaughBrett Michael KavanaughIt wasn't just religious liberty that Chief Justice Roberts strangled Supreme Court denies California church's challenge to state restrictions Supreme Court denies Illinois churches' request for action after state eases restrictions MORE dressed as handmaids in long red cloaks and white hats to demonstrate their opposition to his originalist philosophy.

At least 100 women dressed as handmaids protested Vice President Pence while he was on a trip to Philadelphia in July.

A group dressed as handmaids also gathered in New York City to protest Pence and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen NielsenKirstjen Michele NielsenHillicon Valley: Twitter falling short on pledge to verify primary candidates | Barr vows to make surveillance reforms after watchdog report | DHS cyber chief focused on 2020 Sen. Kennedy slams acting DHS secretary for lack of coronavirus answers The 'accidental director' on the front line of the fight for election security MORE in August.