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Thus, it provides a background for the analysis of the concept of genre blending and the merging of pre-determined tropes and topics within the scope of science fiction, fantasy, adventure and mystery plots so as to characterize alternate history as a blended genre. This essay aims to discuss the blurring of genres within speculative fiction by means of examining how alternate history is deployed in steampunk and dieselpunk narratives. It begins by providing a background for the analysis of the concept of genre blending and the merging of pre-determined tropes and topics within the scope of science fiction, fantasy, adventure and mystery plots so as to characterize alternate history as a blended genre. It continues by focusing on The Difference Engine as a steampunk and alternate history novel set in a technologically developed Victorian Britain. Finally, this essay seeks to address retrofuturism and retrophilia within an alternate world building framework. However, in spite of the conventional identification of three genres—described by Plato as lyric, epic and drama, which correspond to the modern categories of poetry, fiction 1 and drama, and by Aristotle as epic, tragedy and comedy—as the underlying basis for the standard division of genres, generic boundaries have been challenged by numerous subgenres whose distinctions are often not completely clear. On the other hand, the diversity and adaptability of genre usage can be favoured against not only static and normalizing conceptions of genre but also an inadequate use of hybridity.
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As far as as race and the priesthood, Mormons still believe the priesthood ban was divinely inspired. Not in endless discussions of temple marriage, not ever. A lot of Mormons escape that pitfall and can put people first. She is going to be taught for the rest of her life in the church the importance of missionary work and eternal families, and Priesthood in the home. His superiors will determine when he takes time off.