Posts Tagged "Pullman"

Philip Pullman’s Subtle Lie

Author: Ann Thomas When I first read the His Dark Materials trilogy, as an informed adult, I thought it was brilliant. As an evangelical Christian I was not offended at all – because it was fantasy. I read a lot of science fiction and fantasy, and, like most people, am used to suspending reality and taking my mind into a…read more →

Correspondence on Philip Pullman’s Subtle Lie

The following is correspondence entered in to by Ann Thomas after her article entitled “Phil Pullman’s Subtle Lie”. 11/06/04 Dear Ann His Darkest Materials trilogy Let’s start off with a few basic points: you’re an evangelical Christian and I’m an Atheist, so we’re never likely to agree on most points – though I hope we can disagree in a civilised…read more →