TV Review: The Handmaid’s Tale – a dystopian nightmare brought to reality

Margaret Atwood has consistently refused to call her 1985 novel TheĀ Handmaid’s Tale a science fiction novel, insisting instead that it is speculative. “Science fiction has monsters and spaceships” she said, in an interview. “Speculative fiction could really happen.” Famously, she argued that the material she drew on for her dystopian nightmare were things that were … Continue reading TV Review: The Handmaid’s Tale – a dystopian nightmare brought to reality