Talking animal characters in SFF

What:
Panel
When:
18:00, Thursday 15 Aug 2019 (50 minutes)
Where:
CCD - Wicklow Hall-1 [Capacity 190]
Tags:
WorldbuildingCharactersAnimals
Science fiction and fantasy have a long history of anthropomorphic animals in both children’s and adult novels. What is the attraction of talking animals? Can they be seen as a commentary on the human condition? What are the pitfalls and opportunities offered by this anthropomorphism?
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Talos, Gollancz, Penguin Random House
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Orbit
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