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What is the definition of dystopia?

A dystopia is the opposite of a utopia... it is often used in literature to describe a book (usually Science Fiction) about a tragic future that is definitely not ideal. So, a (MORE)
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What is an example of a dystopia?

Here are just a few lol :) . The Absent City (La Ciudad Ausente) by Ricardo Piglia A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr. Acidity by Nadeem F. Paracha A Clockwork (MORE)
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What is dystopia fiction?

Dystopian fiction is generally fiction about a world that is attempting to be perfect but contains a fatal flaw. It's the opposite of a utopia. This can take the form of a fas (MORE)
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What are dystopia stories?

its a story on bad things that need to ha p pen and if the peo ple dont do as there told something bad ha p ens.wach armagedon or matrix. .
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How is I Robot a dystopia?

I suppose no. Issac Asimov wrote it to explain his three laws ofrobotics: . A robot may not harm human being. . A robot must obey human being except if it is in contradictio (MORE)
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Why is Hunger Games a dystopia?

It takes place in Panem which is a different society than we know, making it a dystopian novel.
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Where did the word dystopia come from?

"Dystopia" is a modern word coined to contrast with "utopia" which itself is a modern word. Utopia, meaning "Nowhere" was coined by Thomas More, who cobbled it together from a (MORE)
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Any Good YA Dystopia?

James Dashner's book "The Maze Runner" falls into the genre of YA Dystopia. As does "Legend" by Marie Lu and "Uglies" by Scott Westerfeld.