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Old 01-27-2005, 11:49 PM
SusanStoHelit SusanStoHelit is offline
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Originally Posted by silenus
The male chauvinist pig in me could have a field day here.....

Heinlein's early works are some of the most influential SF ever written. Not necessarily influential on other authors...but they hooked more of us on SF than any other author. And that effect can never be understated.
Yes, but do you really want him representing the genre, when there are equally talented authors out there whose books don't undermine the last 50 years of work toward gender quality?