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Author LeFanu, Sarah.

Title Feminism and science fiction / Sarah Lefanu.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1989.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  809.3876 L488I    Check Shelf
Description 231 pages ; 22 cm
Note Previously published as: In the chinks of the world machine. 1988.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [212]-224.
Note Includes index.
Contents pt. 1. Representation and the natural woman -- Science fiction narratives -- Travelling heroinism -- Amazons: feminist heroines or men in disguise? -- When women wrote of women's rule -- The dream of elsewhere: feminist Utopias -- The reduction of women: dystopias -- The vicissitudes of love -- Authority and sentiment: Is there a women's science fiction? -- Feminism and science fiction -- pt. 2. Who is Tiptree, what is she?: James Tiptree Jr. -- Inner space and the outer lands: Ursula K. Le Guin -- The absent heroine: Suzy McKee Charnas -- The reader as subject: Joanna Russ.
Subject Science fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- English-speaking countries.
Women and literature -- English-speaking countries.
Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, English -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Feminist fiction -- History and criticism.
Feminism in literature.
Added Title In the chinks of the world machine
ISBN 0253332877
0253231000 paperback
9780253231000 paperback
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