Utopia and Dystopia in the Age of Trump
This new anthology, Utopia and Dystopia in the Age of Trump: Images from Literature and the Visual Arts, draws on literature, film, televisions and other media dealing with utopian and dystopian perspectives on the current age. Contributors to the book "examine the development of scenarios that either prefigure the rise of individuals such as Donald J. Trump or suggest alternatives to them. Ultimately, one might say of the world's presented here, viewed from different social and political perspectives, one person's utopia is another's dystopia.
ISF's contribution to the book, "The Search for Sustainability Transitions in Science Fiction Futures," explores various scenarios of the future as envisioned by authors and filmmakers from the mid-twentieth century to the present, as to the challenge of imagining a sustainable future.