Two very good books: Ancillary Sword – Ann leckie and Wolves – Simon Ings.
Warning: I’m still reading them. I know sod all about literary theory. 466 more words
Somewhere along the line we appear to have become convinced that style is something quite distinct from content. We look at heavily stylised works and either lionise them for the way in which style and content complement each other or we chastise them for indulging in stylistic experimentation without ever bothering to ground the experiments in content or message. 3,695 more words