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June 27, 2011


Mr Punch

"[S]such familiarity with the supernatural does nothing to challenge the usual run of class or gender hierarchies ...." They aren't just "usual," they're traditional - as is familiarity with the supernatural. Supernatural versus science aligns with tradition versus modernity; these stories are deeply conservative (however semi-enlightened their racial attitudes).

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