December 9th, 2012

Semiformalishmaybe

Sympathy for the Barb?

(sketch of an essay that I'll get around to writing eventually)

Should we feel any sympathy for spearhead sorts?If diversity to them feels like a burden, and acknowledging issues with oppression changes the nature of stories, do all stories need to be about oppression? What if they can only take place given oppression, do they need to acknowledge it?

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