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In what ways is The Left Hand of Darkness a feminist novel?

Like others have mentioned, your definition of feminism is too narrow. For argument's sake, we might distinguish between feminist politics and feminist thought or philosophy. Considering the social ...
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In what ways is The Left Hand of Darkness a feminist novel?

It is feminist because none of the inhabitants of Gethen are male or female; they are both. As Genly is the principal narrator of the story, and comes from Terra, he automatically refers to everyone ...
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