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 KavanaughMajority disapprove of Trump Supreme Court nominations, says poll These 3 women are defining the race to unseat Trump On The Money: Supreme Court takes up challenge to CFPB | Warren's surge brings scrutiny to wealth tax | Senators eye curbs on Trump emergency powers 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 NielsenTrump's top picks for Homeland Security chief are ineligible for job: reports Singer Brandi Carlile drops out of Fortune event over Kirstjen Nielsen's appearance Trump confirms Rick Perry to step down as Energy secretary MORE in August.