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AAARGH! Talking Pirates with Katy Simpson Smith

The author of “The Story of Land and Sea” on pirates and literary fiction.

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The Domino Lady Does the Depression

A pulp heroine in chastity porn.

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Twilight of the Superheroines

The golden age of superheroines, then and now.

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Cinderella and the Museum of Minimally Counterintuitive Superheroes

Cinderella and the superheroes you remember.

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Houdini’s Shadow

The superpowers of Harry Houdini.

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The Future Will Be Televised

A time travel pilot: TV producers take note!

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How to Fix Your Time Machine

Advice for the writers of 12 Monkeys.

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