1. Welcome to the forums! Take a second to look at our Beginner's Guide. It contains the information necessary for you to have an easier experience here.

    Thanks and have fun. -NF staff
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Forum Skin Contest:

    Let us know if you’re participating or would like to participate in a forum wide skin contest. If so, please give us your opinions here.

    Dismiss Notice

Cultural/Religious Inaccuracies

Discussion in 'Reader's Corner' started by Lord Valgaav, Oct 31, 2018.

  1. Lord Valgaav Hero boy

    Messages:
    20,248
    Likes Received:
    1,265
    Trophy Points:
    1,982
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2008
    How do you all personally feel about this when it comes to fiction works? Is it a big issue for you, or do you give the author freedom to remake reality as they go?

    For example(and a wild one at that), say someone wrote that king David of Jerusalem lived long enough to meet king arthur, and trained him how to be a warrior king instead of Merlin.

    Or if Norse deities were used by people of Mediterranean backgrounds.

    Juat random examples. But do you as a reader/critique care about such inaccuracies? Or do you just try to enjoy the story for what it is?
     
    Tags:
Loading...