Nov 21, 2017
This episode, Dystopian
Fiction! And some of us are considerably more excited
about it than others. We talk about the difference between
oppressive and consumerist dystopias, how things that were shocking
or innovative in fiction in the past may no longer be seen as such,
and whether we live in a dystopia. Plus! Special guest senior
foreign correspondent, Amanda, reporting in after being undercover
in the overthereland!
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In this episode
Anna Ferri | Meghan Whyte | Matthew Murray | Jessi F | Amanda Wanner
Dystopian books we read for the podcast
Other dystopian books we mentioned
Links, Articles, and Things
you think our current world is a dystopia?
live in a dystopia, what should I do?
counts as dystopia?
all post-apocalyptic fiction dystopian?
all cyberpunk fiction dystopian?
alternative history dystopic recommendations?
would you/would you not describe historical events/books as
- Please write a 1000+ word essay on the
relationship between Christian dispensationalism and the Western
dystopian literary history. I will send you special
book recommendations do you have for someone living in a
goes on the Book Club for Masochists bingo sheet?
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Join us again on Tuesday,
December 5th when weâ€™ll be discussing Favourite Childhood
Then come back on Tuesday,
December 19th when weâ€™ll be discussing the â€œgenreâ€
Books Turned into Movies (and TV