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    books are so interesting and loved by all because they show us what a future could be if we take the wrong path. Dystopia means literally “bad place.” These are usually imaginary worlds where “present tendencies are carried out to their intensely unpleasant culminations” (Harmon 159-160). It is usually set in the future and a place where few want to live. The authors that write dystopias usually want to warn readers about the possible dangers a future society could present if we stay on our current

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    Dystopia Dystopia is often a society set in the future that has degraded into a repressive and controlled state‚ often under the control of some form of government but not always. A dystopian society can also be a planned structured society in which the conditions of life are deliberately made miserable. Some examples of these can be characterized by poverty‚ oppression‚ violence‚ disease‚ scarcity‚ and/or pollution for the benefit of a select minority or some unnatural societal goal. I am going

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    Dystopia Essay Dystopias are not as common in the world‚ as they used to be when technology was not as advanced as it is today. Two good examples of what a Dystopia society would be like is “Animal Farm” by George Orwell and “Wall-E”‚ the movie created by Disney Pixar motion pictures. Dystopias are environments where citizens are perceived to be under constant surveillance‚ where information‚ independent thought and freedom are restricted and where propaganda has a huge influence on the actions

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    Kimberly Villagonza Professor Delany-Ullman Writing 37 18 January‚ 2013 Exploratory Draft Societies that are futuristic in settings are what we call a dystopian society. Dystopia is literary the opposite of what a utopian community will be like. In dystopia‚ everything is distorted where people are ruled by either a strong-opposed individual through the use of militarism or technologies and also by technology themselves. Citizens of a dystopian community doesn ’t hold their own rights and are

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    Never would they know that it could change in a instant‚ with the technology and safety could make it very forceful by one person it would be a world you will never want to be. When citizens value an easy life to much‚ the society can become a dystopia that blindly follows rules. In The Lorax‚ people buy air and don’t care about pollution at all therefore one day all that they have will make the world even worst. People don’t care for there community‚ the filth and dirtiness. The society will get

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  • Dystopia Speech

    would it look like? Who belongs there? Fictional...or real? Is it anything like our modern world or is it a fear beyond your wildest imagination? At the heart of every dystopia is essentially‚ the exploration of human nature and the expression of the fears that drive our societies. There are three main fears which are involved with dystopia. They are; political dispute and rebellion‚ the stifling of freedom to express individuality and the loss of human connectedness‚ which is central to our need for

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  • Dystopia Transcript

    Transcript Dystopias are a futuristic‚ imagined universe which enforce oppressive societal control and the illusion of a perfect society are maintained through corporate‚ bureaucratic‚ technological and moral control‚ such as in the text ’We’ by Yevgeny Zamyatin and ’2081’ by Chandler Tuttle. Often we see in these societies the ways that humanity can be repressed‚ losing one’s individuality and also the ways a hero rises to challenge the Dystopia’s laws‚ only to fail and become a victim to the dystopia

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    Dystopian fiction is a world where everything is misery and is under strict order by the government and the people have no control and rights in the world they live in. The general reason why authors write dystopian fiction based books is to have criticism on society today or give warnings on the possibility of what could happen to our world and the devastating effects that can happen if we were to have a dystopian world. 1984 is set in a totalitarian society and this book gives us a message that

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  • Utopia and Dystopia

    Running away from the dark woods at a silent night‚ the man finally finds the paths. These two paths are separated by an old massive tree. Through the dim light from moon‚ the sign of the right side says “Brave new world‚ King—Aldous Huxley”. Turning to the left side‚ the men reads the sign “Utopia‚ King—Thomas More”. Thinking and wondering around the road‚ the men still can’t figure it out which road is better to choose. Suddenly‚ a wizard popped out. Switching the magic wand‚ the wizard said “Don’t

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  • Essay On Dystopia

    Big meaning of ‘Dys’ Most of you have heard the word ’dystopia’ before‚ but maybe you don’t know the true meaning of it. It may be determined in a theoretical fiction and science fiction as well. Besides fiction this word includes horror‚ apocalyptic‚ unnatural‚ fantasy‚ and unknown ideas that didn’t or might not even happen yet. It reflects the opposite of Utopia‚ the perfect world where human nature haven’t faced any problems. Dystopia is different from ‘utopia’ by its prefix ‘dys’ that tells

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