On Loving Problematic Things
I’m not sure quite when I realized that my favorite, most formative sf author, Roger Zelazny, was both a problematic person and a writer whose characters are frequently less than the gold standard of gender representation. Squint hard, and you can find a woman in his works whose power is not defined by her
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