H.P. Lovecraft was a brilliant innovator who created a popular horror subgenre and influenced generations of writers. He was also xenophobic and racist, and his stories are full of prejudice. In the last few decades, many have wrestled with his legacy through transformative fiction - writing their own cosmic horror as a direct answer to the problems underlying Lovecraft's own work. If you liked the HBO series Lovecraft Country, these are great readalikes; if you're new to cosmic horror entirely, these are a great place to start!
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