Dystopia

A Natural History
Author(s): 
Claeys, Gregory
ISBN: 
9780198785682
Date published: 
December 2016
Hardback
Price: 
£85.00

The first monograph devoted to the concept of dystopia: redefining the central concepts and chronology of the genre, and offering a theoretical overview and prehistory of the concept; an account of twentieth-century totalitarian regimes as dystopias; and a brief history of the literary dystopia from the early nineteenth century to the present.