[LMB] OT: Heinlein and romance

Walter Bushell proto at panix.com
Thu Sep 19 20:47:50 BST 2013


On Sep 18, 2013, at 3:14 PM, William A Wenrich wrote:

> I was surprised seeing Heinlein listed as mainstream SF because he didn't
> write romance. As I understand the term, "Delilah and the Space Rigger" is
> not strictly romance, but "The Menace from Earth" certainly is. 
> 

And Asimov wrote romance in _Against Stupidity the Gods Themselves Contend in Vain_, one both in the human and non human Universes. I found myself more moved by Odeen's triad than the human couple.










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