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Stories of Struggle & Survival: Dystopian fiction, post-apocalyptic literature, and zombies

Stories of Struggle & Survival:
Dystopian fiction, post-apocalyptic literature, and zombies

Was on display in Rose Library, October 2017. Selected by Kristen Shuyler

Immerse yourself in a thrilling story of struggle and survival. Find books & movies set in a dystopian or post-apocalyptic society, including zombie scenarios. From early dystopian books, such as Brave New World, to modern classics like The Hunger Games or The Matrix, these stories explore how society functions in extreme situations. Creative visions of alternate futures may help us think critically about the direction our society is heading, especially in turbulent times.