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Traumatic Journeys in Fantasy

Traumatic Journeys in Fantasy by bigpulp

In a blog post on Tor.com, writer and editor Leah Schnelbach examines how some writers have taken their protagonists through the journey of processing trauma, rather than through the typical route of heroic quest or criminal heist.¬†Using excerpts from Katherine Addison’s The Goblin Emperor and Jo Walton’s Among Others,¬†Schnelbach shows how the authors introduce traumatic event and relate their effects on their protagonists.

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