Never Out of Date: The Past as Fantasy, and Our Fantasies of the Past | Tor/Forge Blog

I really, REALLY hated Robert Zemeckis’ Allied, so when my editor asked for a piece to promote Amberlough on the Tor/Forge blog, with the prompt “worlds at a slant,” I used my soapbox to really lay into creators falling back on stereotypes about the past. Inexcusable narrative laziness. Ugh.

It’s not JUST about how much I hated Allied. It’s also about representation and character complexity and really good, important things.

Never Out of Date: The Past as Fantasy, and Our Fantasies of the Past | Tor/Forge Blog

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