How do you define dystopia?

Dystopia is defined as” A futuristic, imagined universe where the illusion of a perfect society is maintained through corporate, bureaucratic, technological, moral, or totalitarian control.” For example, in the book, The Handmaid’s Tale”, women are not allowed to own property or hold jobs in the early days of the regime. Continue reading

Am I a utopian thinker?

According to Robinson’s essay, I classify myself to be a utopian thinker. Robinson defines a utopian thinker to “imagine that things could get better, and furthermore to imagine how they might get better”. When thinking about any situation I tend to thing positively about what can make it better, how Continue reading

My Definition Of Dystopia…

Dystopia: relating to or denoting an imagined state or society where there is great suffering or injustice. Definitions from Oxford Languages  To learn about fiction it is essential to learn about its equivalence “utopia”. Utopia is normalized as this imaginary place where government laws are perfect, whereas “dystopia” is different, it is normalized as this unimagined Continue reading