Our Apocalypse, Ourselves: How Fictional Apocalypses Reveal and Soothe Our Greatest Fears

In a way, dystopian tales act as bedtime stories and cautionary tales for adults.

Surviving the Dystopia: What “The Handmaid’s Tale” Teaches Us That “1984” Can’t

The protagonists in “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “1984” were set on different paths from the moment they were born into societies that defined their freedoms through their respective gender identities. Read more »