History YMMV / TheGreatGodPan

29th Jan '16 9:29:38 AM fruitstripegum
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%% * TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.
* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized "The Great God Pan" for misogyny.[[http://weirdgenesis.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-great-god-pan-1890-by-arthur-machen.html]][[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]



%% * TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.
* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized "The Great God Pan" for misogyny.[[http://weirdgenesis.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-great-god-pan-1890-by-arthur-machen.html]][[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]


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%% * TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.
* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized "The Great God Pan" for misogyny.[[http://weirdgenesis.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-great-god-pan-1890-by-arthur-machen.html]][[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]


11th Dec '15 11:43:51 AM VenomLancerHae
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* EvilIsSexy

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* TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.

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%% * TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.
6th Feb '15 10:40:43 AM efay
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* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized the story for misogyny.[[http://weirdgenesis.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-great-god-pan-1890-by-arthur-machen.html]][[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]


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* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized the story "The Great God Pan" for misogyny.[[http://weirdgenesis.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-great-god-pan-1890-by-arthur-machen.html]][[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]

6th Feb '15 10:40:25 AM efay
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* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized the story for misogyny.[[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]


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* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized the story for misogyny.[[http://somanybooksblog.[[http://weirdgenesis.blogspot.com/2013/05/the-great-god-pan-1890-by-arthur-machen.html]][[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]

6th Feb '15 10:38:50 AM efay
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* UnfortunateImplications: Some modern readers have criticized the story for misogyny.[[http://somanybooksblog.com/2012/10/31/the-great-god-pan/]][[http://ttapress.com/1030/on-machen-misogyny-and-mad-women-in-attics/]][[http://www.blackgate.com/2012/10/30/arthur-machen-and-the-great-god-pan/]] ''The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction'' (1993) is widely quoted as stating that "The story begins with an sf rationale (brain surgery) which remains one of the most dramatically horrible and misogynistic in fiction."[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_God_Pan#Critical_opinion]]

12th Jan '15 10:43:56 PM Willbyr
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* NightmareFuel: This story managed to given Creator/StephenKing some nights of nightmares, as he described in the endnotes to his short story collection ''Literature/JustAfterSunset''.

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* NightmareFuel: This story managed to given Creator/StephenKing some nights of nightmares, as he described in the endnotes to his short story collection ''Literature/JustAfterSunset''.
12th Jan '15 10:43:39 PM Willbyr
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* NightmareFuel: This story managed to given Creator/StephenKing some nights of nightmares.
--> "[''The Great God Pan''] surmounts its rather clumsy prose and works its way relentlessly into the reader's terror-zone. How many sleepless nights has it caused? God knows, but a few of them were mine. I think 'Pan' is as close as the horror genre comes to a great white whale."
---> - From the endnotes to his short story collection ''Literature/JustAfterSunset''

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* NightmareFuel: This story managed to given Creator/StephenKing some nights of nightmares.
--> "[''The
nightmares, as he described in the endnotes to his short story collection ''Literature/JustAfterSunset''.
-->[''The
Great God Pan''] surmounts its rather clumsy prose and works its way relentlessly into the reader's terror-zone. How many sleepless nights has it caused? God knows, but a few of them were mine. I think 'Pan' is as close as the horror genre comes to a great white whale."
---> - From the endnotes to his short story collection ''Literature/JustAfterSunset''



-->"As you know, I rescued Mary from the gutter, and from almost certain starvation, when she was a child; I think her life is mine, to use as I see fit."
* TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.

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-->"As -->As you know, I rescued Mary from the gutter, and from almost certain starvation, when she was a child; I think her life is mine, to use as I see fit."
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* TheWoobie: Poor Mary and Trevor.Trevor.

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5th Nov '14 11:35:18 AM MagBas
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* UnfortunateImplications: The story can be seen as demonising female sexuality.
18th Aug '14 8:10:50 PM WillBGood
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* ValuesDissonance: Raymond's justification for using Mary as a test subject goes completely unchallenged:
-->"As you know, I rescued Mary from the gutter, and from almost certain starvation, when she was a child; I think her life is mine, to use as I see fit."
20th Feb '14 3:28:30 AM Nithael
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---> - From the endnotes to his short story collection ''Just After Sunset''

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---> - From the endnotes to his short story collection ''Just After Sunset''''Literature/JustAfterSunset''
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