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Book Musings: The Left Hand of Darkness

The term “feminist science fiction,” has come to describe the subgenre of science fiction that tackles issues of gender inequality and fluidity, sexuality, reproduction, and often serves as a political and social critique of the dominant culture.   404 more words

Science Fiction

The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

Tone: Like most of Malcolm Gladwell’s writings, it bears the factual and confident air that only Gladwell can achieve. The excerpt is filled with statistics and numbers that bolster his point that, just like STDs, societal epidemics are filled with numerous little factors that can cause something that isn’t even all that great to thrive. 130 more words

Culture And Society