Dystopias have recently achieved full-spectrum dominance.
Kids are drawn to such stories — The Giver – Hunger Games — like Goths to piercings.
TV shows about zombie apocalypses – pandemics and technology run amok inspire binge watching.
We’ve seen the world-gone-truly-bad a thousand times over on the big screen.
This apocalyptic outpouring has been so intense that talk of ‘peak dystopia’ started to circulate several years ago.