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Aliens, abortion and baby machines: HG Wells & John Wyndham

Woman’s Hour ran a fascinating interview today with novelist Kishwar Desai, about India’s burgeoning ¬†surrogate baby industry. Her exploration of this massive business (an estimated 20,000 babies produced ¬†each year) seems to differ from Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale only … Continue reading

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