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A SCIENCE FICTION/HORROR FEATURE FILM
"Dr. Ludwig Boitus travelled from Gottingen to Huayllén-Naquén with the sole purpose of studying in situ the assimilative attraction of the long-legged bird popularly known as calegüinas (this name has almost unanimous acceptance in the specialist literature in Spanish and it will be used here).
In his work, Dr. Boitus starts from the -- perhaps debatable -- premise that calegüinas' main character trait is its very strong personality (using the term personality in the sense established by Fox and his school).
This personality is so potent that simply being in the presence
of a calegüinas is enough to induce strongly calegüinas-like behaviour
in other animals..."
Excerpt from the short story "An Enlightening Book"
by Fernando Sorrentino
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with UK professor &
author Steve Holloway
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