The Corner

It’s Hard To Keep Up

My piece today is about science-fiction portrayals of future dystopias, particularly corporation-dominated dystopias. One thing I should have noted: Some of my favorites, including Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? and Infinite Jest, are set in what is now the past. And Blade Runner is set in what could be (if we are truly dystopia-bound) the first Biden administration.

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