[DWJ] Controverisal themes (was Re: Twilight and New Moon)

Rachel Ganz rachel at compromise.fsnet.co.uk
Mon Aug 20 17:44:32 EDT 2007


 
 
 On Mon, 20 Aug 2007, deborah.dwj at suberic.net wrote:
 > So it would be much easier to do so if we took away the puzzle
 > and had  a real example of the book, Minnow.  Is it a book that
 > accepts the notion that there *can* be such a thing as full,
 > conscious consent in the circumstance you describe?
 
 There's a science fiction short story by Theodore Sturgeon (written inh 
 the 1960s), which posits a society where incest works. (I'm not endorsing 
 it, merely noting it.) I can't think of much else.
 
 
 
Heinlein's "Time enough for love" seems pretty pro-incest.

Rachel

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