Posted by: anitanolan | January 16, 2016

Insects in Fiction

Some of you who write about bugs in your stories might be interested in this:

Arthropods (insects, spiders, centipedes, etc.) show up regularly in literature, though they’re arguably more popular in movies than books.

I love a good science fiction or fantasy story, but as an entomologist, I often cringe at the way arthropods are portrayed in books and movies. Here are a few of the common portrayals that ‘bug’ me.

Read the rest here: Insects in Fiction: What Bugs Me

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