Utopia Revisited 2050

Prem Menon rakontopod@gmail.com 1538076475451

DRAMA SCI-FI SATIRE

Future

Bhaskar Sompalli & Prem Menon

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Logline

An anti-bias microchip, a secretive metaphysics tech firm and a school for upstanding citizens are just a few of the many players that have transformed life in 2050. The book explores how technology and common sense helped to create a peaceful society.

Genre

Drama,Sci-fi,Satire

Short Summary

Sid Manekshaw, our protagonist, is a silicon valley tech billionaire who travels to India to deal with his parents sudden demise. As he struggles through the five stages of grieving, he encounters Tess Robinson, an ascetic who lives in an ashram in her adopted country.


While Tess helps Sid come to terms with his personal loss the readers learn about the technological advancements and monumental events that have created a more peaceful society in 2050.

Setting

California, India

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth,Quest,Tragedy

Plot - Other Elements

Philosophical Questions,Twist,Coming of Age,Meaningful Message,Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Sid Manekshaw

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring,Complex,Confident,Gracious,Educated,Leader,Visionary,Sophisticated,Strong Moral Code,Unapologetic,Lone Wolf,Selfless

Additional Character Details

Name: Tess Robinson

Age: 65

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Charming,Complex,Confident,Decisive,Empathetic,Engaging,Faithful,Gracious,Educated,Heroic,Leader,Honorable,Unapologetic,Strong Moral Code,Sophisticated,Visionary,Outspoken,Selfless,Modest

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Development Pitch

About The Author

Bhaskar Sompalli is a technology veteran, with years of experience in clean technology startups, and ran his own startup for a while. He is a regular on KQED Radio’s Perspectives program, reading his essays on air to good reviews. He is also an avid runner and cook. Prem Menon is passionate about his cars, wine, and music. He enjoys writing Utopian Fiction and relaxes by taking long walks.

Target Audiences

Age: 13-17,18-34,35-54,55+

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: Self Published

Year Published: 2019

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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