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The Primacy of Story

Over at the Black Gate blog, there’s been an interesting discussion (aka blog followed by blog rebuttal) regarding the importance of historical authenticity in epic fantasy. Author Daniel Abraham began the discussion with his post “Concerning Historical Authenticity in Fantasy, … Continue reading

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Review: The Whiskey Rebels by David Liss

The country is in dire economic straits.  The Department of Treasury takes unprecedented steps to secure the nation’s financial strength, centralizing financial institutions and placing “sin taxes” upon popular, but unhealthy, goods.  Some feel disenfranchised by their country, railing against … Continue reading

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