Harlan Ellison: A Voice We Need

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In today’s society’s annoying culture of political correctness its hard to stumble upon men and women who simply say what is on their minds regardless of the fact that it might offend someone. Harlan Ellison a science fiction writer is one of these voices. He is famous for letting others knowing what he thinks and sticking to his guns. I enjoy Harlan’s writing, especially “A Boy and His Dog” a disturbing post-apocalyptic short story. What I didn’t know is that Harlan is alongside being a writer a critic of the literary scene, more specifically science fiction. On Youtube there is a vast treasure of Harlan videos waiting to be salvaged and I urge you, dear reader to check them out. Here is one of my favorites:

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