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Some works of fiction both in media and literature tend to warn us ofthe major implications for the real world For instance the concept ofthe dystopian world which generally translates to despondency on thepart of the citizens is widely portrayed These are related to darkpredictions for society on the part of the authors On the flip sidehowever it is difficult to imagine that utopias would exist which aresimilar to the concept of paradise or Valhalla as prevalent in religionThis perhaps best explains why such concepts are rarely represented inworks of fiction as compared to their dystopian counterparts Paik 35 Harrison Bergeron and V for Vendetta both present dystopian societiesand are both stories of painting a grim picture of the future they showhow the government will slowly start controlling its people In thestories one character stands up to the autocratic government and showssignificant defiance in line with what one would expect in the realworld According to Paik 34 the real world is characterized bysocial economic and political systems and structures against which amajority of the population naturally tends to fight Unfortunately eachcharacter who stands up ends up dying trying to fight the controllinggovernments This means that most of the time it is typical in the realfor world the dystopian society to prevail and leave those against itdestitute in the worst case they end up losing their livesThe utopian society which contrasts that presented in both HarrisonBergeron and V for Vendetta implies the experience of an ideal life inwhich everything runs smoothly It resembles heaven as people live in aclean environment with friendly individuals and no problems It isexceedingly hard to imagine a utopian society in the world today asthere are many problems yet unsolved just like in the Harrison Bergeronand V for Vendetta stories In this regard science fiction can beemployed in several circumstances As much as a utopia sounds ideal onthe surface it would be a very difficult reality to create This isbecause creating an
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