"Dystopian narratives may be bleak, but they do not contribute to the barbarity of our times: they are, instead, a powerful reminder that in the midst of crisis, beauty and hope do remain."
The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes offers an origin story for everyone’s favourite evil-but-unequivocally-stylish dictator, President Snow. For the uninitiated, his achievements in the...
Confession time: I was a Twilight fan. It’s not as damning as the image that probably comes to mind – I honestly don’t remember...
Beckett symbolically employs trash to reflect physical and philosophical reality of a post-apocalyptic world.
Why have we produced so many stories about the end of the world as we know it?
Cesca Echlin is unsettled by Four Seven Two's evocation of Huxley's World State
As the world becomes increasingly hostile we turn to hell in art for comfort
Bertie Harrison-Broninski is impressed by the ambition and scope of this drama of political intrigue and belief
A secret piece of theatre, taking place in central London, is a pure celebration of joy.
Beccy Swanson is impressed by the cruel visuals setting Channel 4’s The Handmaid’s Tale apart from Atwood’s original novel, but warns against binge-watching