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  1. The Best Dystopian Hair Moments From the 1990 Handmaid’s Tale MovieOne word: scrunchies.
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    How to Dress for Dystopia, According to 3 Costume DesignersUtility is key.
  3. Why Don’t Dystopias Know How to Talk About Race?Dystopian science fiction seeks to imagine humanity’s future, but misses something important that shapes our lives.
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    8 Dystopian TV Shows and Movies That Explore RaceFrom Night of the Living Dead to Westworld.
  5. Which Giant Tech Company Is Winning the Race to Be Skynet?Will Amazon, Facebook, or Google be the agent of our destruction?
  6. The Best Dystopian Films Released Between Blade RunnersWe look at the best bad futures brought to the screen between Blade Runners, including Snowpiercer, The Matrix, and Advantageous.
  7. books
    100 Great Works of Dystopian FictionTales about a world gone wrong.
  8. consumer complaints
    The Worst Part of Living in a Dystopia Would Be All the Bad TV ScreensWe predicted the future, but we did not predict flat screens.
  9. A Timeline of Postapocalyptic Dystopias That Didn’t HappenFrom The Postman to 2012, this isn’t the way the world ends.
  10. Why Dystopian Movies Look So Much Like Our WorldThe fantasies of visionary filmmakers can be astonishingly earthbound.
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    William Gibson Has a Theory About Our Cultural Obsession With Dystopias“Fantasies of staving off the end of the world are fairly benign fantasies of increased agency.”
  12. Behind the Movies: How the Dystopian World of Ghost in the Shell Came to LifeVisual-effects supervisor Guillaume Rocheron on how he brought the visual spectacle of manga and anime to live action.
  13. Everything You’ll Need to Survive the Coming ApocalypseMight we suggest some rather durable hankies?
  14. Dystopian Books Are Everywhere This YearThe present moment has created an ambient hunger for alternate realities.