YMMV / Who Fears Death

  • Offending the Creator's Own: Caused a bit of controversy with female genital mutilation being a major plot point, with some readers accusing it of racism and negative stereotyping of African culture. Okorafor responded by pointing out that nevertheless it continues to be a common practice in many African cultures, and that she intended to portray African culture with accuracy, Warts and All.
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