Big Idea Science Fiction (Science Fiction)

Science Fiction pieces which are notable for more then their characterization and/or plot. They present concepts and theories which in some way transcend the work that they are presented in, these concepts are meant to challenge the consumer to look at “the big picture” and to question prior assumptions. Examples would include [easyazon_link identifier=”0441172717″ locale=”US” tag=”rethse-20″]Dune[/easyazon_link] by Frank Herbert, [easyazon_link identifier=”1451673310″ locale=”US” tag=”rethse-20″]Fahrenheit 451[/easyazon_link] by Ray Bradbury and [easyazon_link identifier=”0441478123″ locale=”US” tag=”rethse-20″]The Left Hand of Darkness[/easyazon_link] by Ursula K. Le Guin.