Re: Bits from the WNPP: RFH tag
On Wed, Aug 04, 2004 at 08:23:10PM +1000, Russell Coker wrote:
> On Tue, 3 Aug 2004 23:08, Steve Greenland <email@example.com> wrote:
> > If we're going to play the Political Correctness game, we should
> > take the commonly used terms 'zie' and 'zer':
> What about "ve" and "ver" as used in books by Greg Egan (which I
> highly recommend reading BTW).
At least in "Diaspora", I believe that Egan uses those pronouns not as
non-gender-specific pronouns in the usual sense, but to explicitly
identify a person of a neutral gender.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]