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The Homogenization Syndrome

I’ve been wondering, ever since I finished Generosity, why it was that Thassa, the beloved character in the book, annoyed me so much. Is it her constant optimism? The fact that a scientific discovery hinges on her DNA? Or is it simply the fact that she seems to be Powers’s conduit as the manifestation of […] Continue reading

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