[LMB] OT: Social structures, was Build your own Emperor

Harvey Fishman fishman at panix.com
Fri Sep 29 14:10:18 BST 2017


On Fri, 29 Sep 2017, Gwynne Powell wrote:

> Gwynne: Exactly. Authors should at least try to make it sound right, not to give
> their own bias to the character. That's when it jars so much, for me.

But is that not usually the author's reason for writing in the first place -
to express their own viewpoint with the characters being the vehicles?

Harvey

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