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Thread #140865   Message #3241534
Posted By: MGM·Lion
19-Oct-11 - 04:58 PM
Thread Name: BS: Racial stereotypes in retellings?
Subject: RE: BS: Racial stereotypes in retellings?
Not necessarily based on either one or the other, Morwen; but probably aspects of both, + possibly some others. It seems quite authenticated that fencing was something of a Jewish-dominated crime at the time. Would refer you back to my previous post, as to my novelist first wife's practice in creating character, which she spells out in one of her metaficitional works ~~ 18 Oct 11 - 12:25 AM.