Dystopia

Has Science Fiction Invaded the Museum Sector?

Tom Hunter | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tom Hunter

I have a theory we're in the middle of a stealthily infiltration of our treasured museums and galleries by what I can only describe as the alien DNA of science fiction.

Romania: The World's First Dystopia

Rupert Wolfe-Murray | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK
Rupert Wolfe-Murray

What propels Romania into the category of 'World's First Dystopia' is the massive cyanide mining project that could turn Transylvania, one of the most beautiful and pristine parts of Europe, into a dystopic wasteland. It is also a case study in how corporate PR and marketing can convince a population that the destruction of their ecosystem is in their own interest.

'Feed The Hungry And Give Shelter To The Homeless

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK

The Archbishop of York has celebrated Christmas Day saying "let us feed those who hunger" and "let us give shelter to the homeless". John Sentamu t...

Arbitrary Binary Opposition of the Week #1: V for Vendetta vs. Children of Men

Tom Doran | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Tom Doran

A grim future Britain, some two decades hence. The country is ruled by a fascist dictatorship which relies on demagogic demonisation of the Other to m...

Judge Dredd's Mega-City One

Dr Dan Smith | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dr Dan Smith

As a futuristic action movie, Dredd is focused, brilliantly crafted, utlraviolent - in short, a relief for fans who have had to live with the memory of Sylvester Stallone's gold codpiece.

Ending the Hunger Games

Matthew Frost | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK
Matthew Frost

The international community and governments need to stop treating food crises as a series of unexpected disasters. They can no longer play with people's lives or wait to act until we see starving African children on our TV screens, as if it were the televised Hunger Games.

Off The Chain: Seo Youn Deok's Bike Chain Sculptures

Posted 27.02.2012 | Home

Despite working day in day out with bike chains, you could say Korean artist Seo Young Deok is busy going nowhere. At least that’s the impressio...