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Making Monsters: A Speculative and Classical Anthology

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We have always made monsters: in art, in myth, in religion; out of clay or bronze, pixels or hybrid flesh; from the stuff of human nightmares; by cursing women with bestial traits. This anthology brings together fiction and accessible academic writing in conversation about monsters and their roles in our lives—and ours in theirs.

Cover artist: Robin Kaplan
Paperback, 220 pages
Published 2018 by Futurefire.net Publishing
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Holly-Anne Eilander
If you love mythology then you'll love how classic monsters are reimagined and even thrown into our modern day (some with some cool sci-fi twists!) in this anthology. I loved the language and the heart found in the stories and found the essays very interesting.

(Also, I have a poem in this so you should check it out! 😜)
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Enjoyed most of this: some of the stories in particular were really good. It's mainly focusing on Classical reception, so lots about sirens and Medusa, but a few other stories based on different mythical creatures too, which I enjoyed.
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