Utopian Literature
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What is a Utopia?
Development of Utopian Fiction
Examples of Utopian Literature
 - B.C. to 16th Century
17th to 18th Century
19th Century
Early 20th Century
Mid 20th Century
Late 20th Century
Alphabetical List
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Alphabetical List

By Title
1984 by George Orwell
1985 by Anthony Burgess
2894 or The Fossil Man (A Midwinter Night’s Dream) by Walter Browne
Adventures of Telemachus, The by François Fénelon
After London by Richard Jefferies
Allegiant by Veronica Roth
Alteration, The by Kingsley Amis
Altneuland by Theodor Herzl
Always Coming Home by Ursula Le Guin
An 2440, L’ by Louis-Sébastien Mercier
Andomeda Nebula by Ivan Efremov
Animal Farm by George Orwell
Anthem by Ayn Rand
Ape and Essence by Aldous Huxley
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Beach, The by Alex Garland
Begum's Fortune, The by Jules Verne
Bend Sinister by Vladimir Nabokov
Blazing World, The by Margaret Cavendish
Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
Book of Dave, The by Will Self
Brain Wave by Poul Anderson
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Brazil by Terry Gilliam
Burn by James Patrick Kelly
Caesar’s Column by Ignatius Donnelly
Candide by Voltaire
Castle, The by Franz Kafka
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Childhood’s End by Arthur C. Clarke
Children of Men, The by P.D. James
Christianopolis by Johann Valentin Andreae
Chrysalids, The by John Wyndham
City of God by St. Augustine
City of the Sun by Tommaso Campanella
Civitas Solis by Tommaso Campanella
Clockwork Orange, A by Anthony Burgess
Code de la Nature by Étienne-Gabriel Morelly
Coming Race, The by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Commonwealth of Oceana, The by James Harrington
Consider Phlebas by Iain M. Banks
Corridors of Time, The by Poul Anderson
Count Zero by William Gibson
Crossed by Ally Condie
Crystal Age, A by W. H. Hudson
Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler
Daughters of Egalia, The by Gerd Brantenberg
Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham
De Civitate Dei by St. Augustine
De Monarchia by Dante Alighieri
De Re Publica by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Diothas, The by John Macnie
Dispossessed, The by Ursula Le Guin
Divergent by Veronica Roth
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
Drowned World, The by J. G. Ballard
Earth Revisited by Byron A. Brooks
Ecotopia by Ernest Callenbach
Egalia's Daughters by Gerd Brantenberg
Elvissey by Jack Womack
Equality by Edward Bellamy
Equality: A History of Lithconia by James Reynolds
Erewhon by Samuel Butler
Extras by Scott Westerfield
Fable of the Bees, The by Bernard Mandeville
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Female Man, The by Joanna Russ
Freiland (Freeland) by Theodor Hertzka
Futurological Congress, The by Stanislaw Lem
Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
Giver, The by Lois Lowry
Glass Bead Game, The by Hermann Hesse
Gold Coast, The by Kim Stanley Robinson
Gray Matters by William Hjortsberg
Great Romance, The by Henry Honor (AKA "The Inhabitant")
Green Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift
Handmaid’s Tale, The by Margaret Atwood
Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut
Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
High-Rise by J.G. Ballard
History of the Sevarambians, The by Denis Veiras
Hominids by Robert J. Sawyer
Hostile Takeover Trilogy by S. Andrew Swann
Human Drift, The by King Camp Gillette
Hunger Games Trilogy, The by Suzanne Collins
Insel Felsenburg by Johann Gottfried Schnabel
Insurgent by Veronica Roth
In the Days of the Comet by H. G. Wells
Iron Heel, The by Jack London
Island by Aldous Huxley
Islandia by Austin Tappan Wright
Jennifer Government by Max Barry
Kallocain by Karin Boye
Kirinyaga by Mike Resnick
Last and First Men by Olaf Stapledon
Letters of an Altrurian Traveler by William Dean Howells
Looking Backward by Edward Bellamy
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Lost Horizon by James Hilton
Lottery, The by Shirley Jackson
Machine Stops, The by E.M. Forster
Macrolife: A Mobile Utopia by George Zebrowski
Maddaddam by Margaret Atwood
Magellanic Cloud, The by Stanislaw Lem
Magister Ludi by Hermann Hesse
Make Room! Make Room! by Harry Harrison
Man in the High Castle, The by Philip K. Dick
Mars Trilogy, The by Kim Stanley Robinson
Matched by Ally Condie
Men Like Gods by H. G. Wells
Messenger by Lois Lowry
Metropolis by Thea von Harbou
Millennium, The by Upton Sinclair
Milltillionaire, The by Albert Waldo Howard
Mizora: World of Women by Mary E. Bradley Lane
Mockingbird by Walter Tevis
Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Modern Utopia, A by H. G. Wells
Mona Lisa Overdrive by William Gibson
Moon is a Harsh Mistress, The by Robert A. Heinlein
More Than Human by Theodore Sturgeon
Moving the Mountain by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Mundus Alter et Idem by Joseph Hall
My Petition for More Space by John Hersey
Naked God, The by Peter Hamilton
Neuromancer by William Gibson
Neutronium Alchemist, The by Peter Hamilton
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
New Amazonia by Elizabeth Burgoyne (“George”) Corbette
New Atalantis, The by Delarivier Manley
New Atlantis, The by Sir Francis Bacon
News from Nowhere by William Morris
Niels Klim’s Journey Under the Ground by Ludvig Holberg
Night’s Dawn Trilogy, The by Peter Hamilton
Oceana, The Commonwealth of by James Harrington
Old New Land by Theodor Herzl
One by David Karp
Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
Pacific Edge by Kim Stanley Robinson
Partisan by S. Andrew Swann
The Pedestrian by Ray Bradbury
Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut
Pretties by Scott Westerfield
Probability Broach, The by L. Neil Smith
Profiteer by S. Andrew Swann
Rant by Chuck Palahniuk
Reached by Ally Condie
Reality Dysfunction, The by Peter Hamilton
Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
Red Star by Alexander Bogdanov
Republic, The by Plato
Return from the Stars by Stanislaw Lem
Revolutionary by S. Andrew Swann
Riddley Walker by Russell Hoban
Scientific Romance, A by Ronald Wright
Seven Days in New Crete by Robert Graves
Shape of Things to Come, The by H. G. Wells
Sheep Look Up, The by John Brunner
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Sleeper Awakes, The by H. G. Wells
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
Specials by Scott Westerfield
Stand on Zanzibar by John Brunner
Star Maker, The by Olaf Stapledon
Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein
Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder, A by James de Mille
Sub-Coelum by Addison Peale Russell
Supplement to Bougainville’s “Voyage” by Denis Diderot
Swastika Night by Katharine Burdekin
Three Californias Trilogy by Kim Stanley Robinson
Three Hundred Years Hence by Mary Griffith
Through the Eye of the Needle by William Dean Howells
Time Machine, The by H. G. Wells
Traveler from Altruria, A by William Dean Howells
Travels in Icaria by Étienne Cabet
Trial, The by Franz Kafka
Truth Machine, The by James L. Halperin
Tumannost' Andromedy by Ivan Efremov
Uglies by Scott Westerfield
Unit, The by Ninni Holmqvist
Unveiling a Parallel by Alice Ilgenfritz Jones and Ella Merchant
Utopia by Sir Thomas More
Utopia 14 by Kurt Vonnegut
Utopia 239 by Rex Gordon
Utopia X by Scott Wilson
Vermilion Sands by J. G. Ballard
Very Private Life, A by Michael Frayne
V for Vendetta by Alan Moore
Voyage en Icarie, Le by Étienne Cabet
“Voyage”, Supplement to Bougainville’s by Denis Diderot
Voyages and Adventures of Jacques Massé, The by Simon Tyssot de Patot
Waiting for the Barbarians by J. M. Coetzee
Walden Two by B. F. Skinner
Wanting Seed, The by Anthony Burgess
War With the Newts by Karol Capek
We by Yevgeny Zamyatin
Welcome to the Monkeyhouse by Kurt Vonnegut
When It Changed by Joanna Russ
When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells
White Mars by Brian Aldiss
Wild Shore, The by Kim Stanley Robinson
With Her in Ourland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Woman on the Edge of Time by Marge Piercy
World Inside, The by Robert Silverberg
Year 2440, The by Louis-Sébastien Mercier
Year of the Flood, The by Margaret Atwood
Young West by Solomon Schindler
By Author
Aldiss, Brian: White Mars
Amis, Kingsley: The Alteration
Anderson, Poul: Brain Wave
Anderson, Poul: The Corridors of Time
Andreae, Johann Valentin: Christianopolis
Atwood, Margaret: Maddaddam
Atwood, Margaret: Oryx and Crake
Atwood, Margaret: The Handmaid’s Tale
Atwood, Margaret: The Year of the Flood
Augustine, St.: De Civitate Dei (City of God)
Bacon, Sir Francis: The New Atlantis
Ballard, J. G.: High-Rise
Ballard, J. G.: The Drowned World
Ballard, J. G.: Vermilion Sands
Banks, Iain M.: Consider Phlebas
Barry, Max: Jennifer Government
Bellamy, Edward: Equality
Bellamy, Edward: Looking Backward
Bogdanov, Alexander: Red Star
Boye, Karin: Kallocain
Bradbury, Ray: Fahrenheit 451
Bradbury, Ray: The Pedestrian
Brantenberg, Gerd: Egalia's Daughters
Brooks, Byron A.: Earth Revisited
Browne, Walter: 2894 or The Fossil Man (A Midwinter Night’s Dream)
Brunner, John: Stand on Zanzibar
Brunner, John: The Sheep Look Up
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward: The Coming Race
Burdekin, Katharine: Swastika Night
Burgess, Anthony: 1985
Burgess, Anthony: A Clockwork Orange
Burgess, Anthony: The Wanting Seed
Butler, Samuel: Erewhon
Cabet, Étienne: Le Voyage en Icarie (Travels in Icaria)
Callenbach, Ernest: Ecotopia
Campanella, Tommaso: Civitas Solis (City of the Sun)
Capek, Karol: War With the Newts
Cavendish, Margaret: The Blazing World
Cicero, Marcus Tullius: De Re Publica
Clarke, Arthur C.: Childhood’s End
Coetzee, J. M.: Waiting for the Barbarians
Collins, Suzanne: The Hunger Games Trilogy
Ally Condie: Matched Trilogy
Corbette, Elizabeth Burgoyne (“George”): New Amazonia
Dante Alighieri: De Monarchia
Dick, Philip K.: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Dick, Philip K.: The Man in the High Castle
Diderot, Denis: Supplement to Bougainville’s “Voyage”
Donnelly, Ignatius: Caesar’s Column
Efremov, Ivan: Andomeda Nebula (Tumannost' Andromedy)
Fénelon, François: The Adventures of Telemachus
Forster, E.M.: The Machine Stops
Frayne, Michael: A Very Private Life
Garland, Alex: The Beach
Gibson, William: Neuromancer (also Count Zero, Mona Lisa Overdrive)
Gillette, King Camp: The Human Drift
Gilliam, Terry: Brazil
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins: Herland
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins: Moving the Mountain
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins: With Her in Ourland
Golding, William: Lord of the Flies
Gordon, Rex: Utopia 239
Graves, Robert: Seven Days in New Crete
Griffith, Mary: Three Hundred Years Hence
Hall, Joseph: Mundus Alter et Idem
Halperin, James L.: The Truth Machine
Hamilton, Peter: The Night’s Dawn Trilogy (Reality Dysfunction, Neutronium Alchemist, Naked God)
Harbou, Thea von: Metropolis
Harrington, James: The Commonwealth of Oceana
Harrison, Harry: Make Room! Make Room!
Heinlein, Robert A.: Starship Troopers
Heinlein, Robert A.: The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
Hersey, John: My Petition for More Space
Hertzka, Theodor: Freiland (Freeland)
Herzl, Theodor: Old New Land (Altneuland)
Hesse, Hermann: The Glass Bead Game (a.k.a. Magister Ludi)
Hilton, James: Lost Horizon
Hjortsberg, William: Gray Matters
Hoban, Russell: Riddley Walker
Holberg, Ludvig: Niels Klim’s Journey Under the Ground
Holmqvist, Ninni: The Unit
Honor, Henry: The Great Romance
Howard, Albert Waldo: The Milltillionaire
Howells, William Dean: A Traveler from Altruria
Howells, William Dean: Letters of an Altrurian Traveler
Howells, William Dean: Through the Eye of the Needle
Hudson, W. H.: A Crystal Age
Huxley, Aldous: Ape and Essence
Huxley, Aldous: Brave New World
Huxley, Aldous: Island
Inhabitant, The: The Great Romance
Jackson, Shirley: The Lottery
James, P.D.: The Children of Men
Jefferies, Richard: After London
Jones, Alice Ilgenfritz and Merchant, Ella: Unveiling a Parallel
Ishiguro, Kazuo: Never Let Me Go
Kafka Franz: The Castle (also The Trial)
Karp, David: One
Kelly, James Patrick: Burn
Koestler, Arthur: Darkness at Noon
Lane, Mary E. Bradley: Mizora: World of Women
Le Guin, Ursula: Always Coming Home
Le Guin, Ursula: The Dispossessed
Lem, Stanislaw: Return from the Stars
Lem, Stanislaw: The Futurological Congress
Lem, Stanislaw: The Magellanic Cloud
London, Jack: The Iron Heel
Lowry, Lois: The Giver (also Gathering Blue, Messenger)
Macnie, John: The Diothas
Mandeville, Bernard: The Fable of the Bees
Manley, Delarivier: The New Atalantis
Merchant, Ella and Jones, Alice Ilgenfritz: Unveiling a Parallel
Mercier, Louis-Sébastien: L’An 2440 (The Year 2440)
Mille, James de: A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder
Moore, Alan: V for Vendetta
More, Sir Thomas: Utopia
Morelly, Étienne-Gabriel: Code de la Nature
Morris, William: News from Nowhere
Nabokov, Vladimir: Bend Sinister
Orwell, George: 1984
Orwell, George: Animal Farm
Palahniuk, Chuck: Rant
Piercy, Marge: Woman on the Edge of Time
Plato: The Republic
Rand, Ayn: Anthem
Rand, Ayn: Atlas Shrugged
Resnick, Mike: Kirinyaga
Reynolds, James: Equality: A History of Lithconia
Robinson, Kim Stanley: The Mars Trilogy (Red Mars, Green Mars, Blue Mars)
Robinson, Kim Stanley: Three Californias Trilogy (Wild Shore, Gold Coast, Pacific Edge)
Roth, Veronica: Divergent Trilogy
Russ, Joanna: The Female Man
Russ, Joanna: When It Changed
Russell, Addison Peale: Sub-Coelum
Sawyer, Robert J.: Hominids
Schindler, Solomon: Young West
Schnabel, Johann Gottfried: Insel Felsenburg
Self, Will: The Book of Dave
Silverberg, Robert: The World Inside
Sinclair, Upton: The Millennium
Skinner, B. F.: Walden Two
Smith, L. Neil: The Probability Broach
Stapledon, Olaf: Last and First Men
Stapledon, Olaf: The Star Maker
Stephenson, Neal: Snow Crash
Sturgeon, Theodore: More Than Human
Swann, S. Andrew: Hostile Takeover Trilogy (Profiteer, Partisan, Revolutionary)
Swift, Jonathan: Gulliver’s Travels
Tevis, Walter: Mockingbird
Tyssot de Patot, Simon: The Voyages and Adventures of Jacques Massé
Veiras, Denis: The History of the Sevarambians
Verne, Jules: The Begum's Fortune
Voltaire: Candide
Vonnegut, Kurt: Harrison Bergeron
Vonnegut, Kurt: Player Piano (a.k.a. Utopia 14)
Vonnegut, Kurt: Slaughterhouse-Five
Vonnegut, Kurt : Welcome to the Monkeyhouse
Wells, H. G.: A Modern Utopia
Wells, H. G.: In the Days of the Comet
Wells, H. G.: Men Like Gods
Wells, H. G.: The Shape of Things to Come
Wells, H. G.: The Time Machine
Wells, H. G.: When the Sleeper Wakes (a.k.a. The Sleeper Awakes)
Westerfield, Scott: Uglies (also Pretties, Specials, Extras)
Wilson, Scott: Utopia X
Womack, Jack: Elvissey
Wright, Austin Tappan: Islandia
Wright, Ronald: A Scientific Romance
Wyndham, John: Day of the Triffids
Wyndham, John: The Chrysalids
Zamyatin, Yevgeny: We
Zebrowski, George: Macrolife: A Mobile Utopia

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