Reading Response:All You Zombies - Mr Hall English 215 Immortality The short story All You Zombies by Robert A Heinlein mentions the controversial topic

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Mr. Hall English 215 November 15, 2018 Immortality The short story, All You Zombies by Robert A. Heinlein mentions the controversial topic of his time: transsexuality and transgenders. Through this topic, he mentions immortality with the help of time travel. Overall, Heinlein gets at a paradoxical thought of literally being your own person through a change in sex and how it would cause the problem of the timelessness of loneliness. The main character is a paradox. The author foreshadows the character’s endless trap of being the same person but living as a different gender through the “Worm Ouroboros” (p. 327) ring. Jane being the man, in the beginning, is hinting to the readers that Jane is like “The snake
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