The Closed Door and Other Stories by Dorothy WhippleMany reviews of the books have noted Taylor's use of humor to examine dark subject matter, such as the heritage of Canadian Indian residential schools , First Nations suicide rates, or the water quality crisis on Canadian reserves. He points out that First Nations people are rarely associated with technology or science fiction, in part because indigenous peoples were often at a technological disadvantage against European colonizers. He also elaborates on his fascination with the world of sci-fi, which first started in comic books. He enjoyed the literary work of H. Within the group, there is a constant debate between broadcasting popular programming, including science fiction and film reviews, and culturally-relevant programming mean to aid in cultural revitalization efforts. One night, Aaron is late to work but once he shows up he can't stop talking about radio transmissions broadcasting into deep space, an event that has been occurring since the initial discovery of the radio waves by Heinrich Hertz.
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