paulsmodellingworkshop wrote:I think Invisible is saying (well I am that allthough the costumes/settings/plot etc are period based the authors give the characters/protagonists too much in the way of a modern thinking brain - and therefore they are just too caricurtured (sic).
...and that's what puts me off a lot of 'historical fiction' - modern ways of thinking in an older world setting.
It's just an opinion and I share it but I respect your right to think differently.
Understood, and agreed. A simple way of illustrating this very concept is pointing out that health ledger flim A Knights Tale, period-ish looking with modern concepts and music. I still "gawfah" at it when it comes on.....Interstign little thread this one BTW.