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This chapter extends the discussion of cross genre fiction, and considers how literary writing might contribute to the quality of speculative fiction. Earlier chapters reveal Atwood’s and Golding’s works as snapping literary awards, where the ‘literary’ here is not about a grouping of books on a shelf.
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