Tag: dystopia

But Then We Shall See Face to Face: Faith in Ready Player One

Faith in Ready Player One? 

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline is a fun romp through 80s nostalgia and a quest story for lovers of video games, pop music and movies. I’ve read it twice and seen the movie version too— I liked the book better than the...

More Thoughts about The Handmaid’s Tale and Dystopia

[A few follow-up thoughts that didn’t fit in my previous post.] While dystopia ostensibly sets out to critique society, politics, and culture, to me that political and social critique is often the least interesting aspect of dystopian fiction...