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Kurt Fawver
Writer, scholar, teacher, man of the century
Writer, scholar, teacher, man of the century

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Best Reads of the Year
It's a rare complaint that there's simply TOO MUCH good writing on one's plate, but that's the case this year. 2015 was filled with too many excellent releases. So many, in fact, that I find myself struggling to pare down the selections into something resem...

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Is a Progressive Horror Possible?
The underlying nature of the horror narrative is indebted to the conservative. This seems an odd statement, given the great wealth of authors who work in the genre that identify as "liberal" or "progressive," but it's nonetheless true. Horror is, by its ver...

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Year's End Best of Everything in the Multiverse - The Written Word Edition
Here we have a shortlist (neither numerical nor in any semblance of order) of the books that I count among my favorite reads this year. One thing that's surprisingly not on the list is Ligotti's The Spectral Link. Why? Because one short story was vintage Li...
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