What is a dystopia?

Dystopias can be defined as societies in which people aren’t able to live freely and are restricted in many ways. Essentially dystopias can be categorized as societies that are post-apocalyptic or even totalitarian, where one entity is in total control of everything people are allowed to do. The reason I Continue reading

Dystopia Unveiled

Dystopia (BAD. PLACE) is the expression of all things in society as far as fear, suffering, and unpleasantness. I believe that this description aligns with the definition I chose for dystopia, because of how the media (films, books, and/or other social outlets) portray it. Initially, a dystopian setting often introduces Continue reading

Dystopia Definition Blog

According to Merriam-Webster.com, the definition of DYSTOPIA is “an imagined world or society in which people lead wretched, dehumanized, fearful lives”. Based on your experiences with books, films, and reality, write a 1-sentence definition of DYSTOPIA. Then offer a 1- or 2-paragraph justification for that definition. My definition, Dystopia: a Continue reading


My personal definition of Dystopia would be a horrible place you can’t escape. A dystopia to me is a place that is made up or not realistic in a sense. This place has bad things that happen daily such as fighting for survival in a society different from Earth. In Continue reading