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Thinking in “Speculative Fiction”

Children of Men: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9CFcTY_pik We began our discussion of Oryx and Crake with a background on the author, Margaret Atwood. Despite writing what most people would consider “science fiction,” Atwood, in many instances, has been known to correct this improper categorization of her works to speculative fiction[1]. Speculative fiction, as Atwood describes it, is fact within […] Continue reading

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