The Abrahamic fanfictions: 3 great writers vs. fear the mind-killer
Stories of the great fanfictions on the 3 Abrahamic religions, their writers, their collisions with the anti-intellectual atmospheres of the day, the role of fear, and the uncanny inflammability of manuscripts.
Mikhail Bulgakov, author of Christianity fanfiction "The Master and Margarita";
Salman Rushdie, author of Islam fanfiction "The Satanic Verses";
Scott Alexander, author of Judaism fanfiction "Unsong".
Speaker: Yasha Neiman.