Sophie Playle
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Body Horror and the Fusion of Man & Machine

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stewart J Breier Jan 3, 2017. 32 Replies

Hi All, I'm currently doing an MA in Creative Writing and I'm writing my academic dissertation on Steampunk. Specifically, on the cyborg-type horror elements, the fusion of man and machine. Of…Continue


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Introduce yourself!
I'm one of those people who have always loved steampunk without knowing it - fascinated with airships, the dark aesthetic of industrialisation, extravagant fantastical machines etc. Discovering it as a genre in its own right, I've become deeply interested in expanding my knowledge in the area.

I'm a writer, currently studying for a Master's Degree in Creative Writing and working on my first novel - steampunk, naturally. I'm also interested in horror, dystopia and apocalypse - further manifestations in my writing.

For weekly articles and musings on writing, my MA and steampunk, please visit my website:
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At 7:15am on April 6, 2011, Lia Keyes said…
Welcome to the Guild, Sophie! Delighted to have you with us.
At 4:07pm on January 25, 2014, Leslie Orton said…
Congratulations, you have been randomly selected to receive the fifth 
edition of The Aether Chronicle! To receive the newspaper regularly, simply 
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