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Needles and Blood

Needles and Blood
A review of Ekaterina Sedia’s “Sleeping Beauty of Elista” in Once Upon a Time, New Fairy Tales, edited by Paula Guran (Prime Books, 2013). 402 more words


January Review: The Secret History of Moscow by Ekaterina Sedia

Title: The Secret History of Moscow

Author: Ekaterina Sedia

Publisher: Prime Books

Page Count: 311

Every city contains secret places. Moscow in the tumultuous 1990s is no different, its citizens seeking safety in a world below the streets — a dark, cavernous world of magic, weeping trees, and albino jackdaws, where exiled pagan deities and faery-tale creatures whisper strange tales to those who would listen.

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On white feminists & black women stereotypes…

Minister Faust:-

Useful note via Margarita Lau: it is white Western women that usually can get away with this, because the ability to violate social norms is a form of privilege. 215 more words