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SF Tidbits for 8/30/07

About John DeNardo (13013 Articles)
John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.

1 Comment on SF Tidbits for 8/30/07

  1. “Guardian lists the Top 10 Dystopian Novels. Sadly, I’ve only read 3 of them…”

    LORD OF THE FLIES and DIARY OF ANNE FRANK are on this list. Not that they are not perfectly good novels, but I think you have to stretch the definition of the word “Dystopian” to an unrecognizable shape to fit these books in that categories.

    Is every book set in a Nazi-occupied or Communist-occupied territory a dystopia? Is the film CASABLANCA a dystopia?

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