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Women in speculative fiction

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In 1948, 10–15% of science fiction writers were female. Women's role in speculative fiction (including science fiction) has grown since then, and in 1999, women comprised 36% of the Scienc...

The Women of 'On the Road': Fact, Fiction or Fantasy? | IndieWire

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Dec 24, 2012 ... Jack Kerouac's “On the Road” is a testosterone-laden work of writing, the mad adventures of literate but lusting men in search of women and ...

Fact or Fantasy: All About Female Samurai Warrior Tomoe Gozen ...

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Apr 7, 2015 ... Fact or Fantasy: All About Female Samurai Warrior Tomoe Gozen ... difference between historical Japanese legend and creative fantasy fiction? .... 10038, that provides information about the products of Open Road Integrated ...

Live from the Road (Route 66 Fiction): Contemporary Women's ...

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Editorial Reviews. Review. "What a quirky, nonsensical, gorgeous, joyful, sad bit of inspiration! ... #1670 in Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Magical Realism; #21153 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature ... In fact the four all sang and looked for Karaoke bars each night when they stopped.....

50 Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novels That Everyone Should Read – Flavorwire

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Aug 8, 2013 ... ... they'd love to get into science fiction or fantasy, but they've no idea where to start. ... In this novel, a 26-year-old black woman is suddenly (and then .... by what appears to be the planet itself but is in fact a huge planetary ... but American Gods, his beloved road trip/theology novel, is a great place ...

10 Writing "Rules" We Wish More Science Fiction and Fantasy ...

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Sep 10, 2015 ... Science fiction and fantasy are genres where almost anything can happen ... If anything, the fact that these genres are so wide open mean that there are ... you start finding lots and lots of hard SF written by woman authors.

10 Worst Misconceptions About Medieval Life You'd Get From ...

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Feb 19, 2015 ... Some tropes are so ingrained in Medieval-inspired fantasy stories that it's ... That image isn't wholly fiction, but the truth is a bit more complicated — not to mention interesting. ... their food and beds in exchange for tales from the road and a tip. ... Certainly, some fantasy stories will cast women in equa...

The Vietnam War as American Science Fiction and Fantasy

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The Vietnam War as American Science Fiction and Fantasy .... adoring, and exciting woman in "the Twenty Universes'' (of which she is the Empress). .... Heinlein's Glory Road—where one can simply dispense with such nuisances as facts and ...

Don't Like Strong Women in Your Sci-Fi? Steer Clear of These 7 ...

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May 15, 2015 ... Mad Max: Fury Road opens today, and pretty much everyone ... She is perhaps the fiercest female character in all of genre fiction, .... This Week's New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Towers of Bone, Killer Clones, and Dreamlike Tones ... The Gradual Shows Us What Happens When Dreams and Reality Collide.

1000 novels everyone must read: Science Fiction & Fantasy (part one)

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Jan 22, 2009 ... 1000 novels everyone must read: Science Fiction & Fantasy (part one) .... A retro- viral plague sweeps the world, infecting women via their sexual partners .... In fact , she is large and wonderful in every way, from her false eyelashes to her .... A road trip through America's sacred places is spiced up by some ...

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Writing Women Characters as Human Beings | Tor.com

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Mar 4, 2015 ... Pay attention to the fact that women DO talk to each other. ... the mage's tower, the soldier or farmer chance-met on the road, and the healer your .... what some readers consider realistic in fiction set in a “medieval-like” fantasy.

Green Screen: The Lack of Female Road Narratives and Why it ...

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As such, women on the road were already raped, already dead. .... Simply the fact that she is out there says something about her is frightening. ..... There has been a great tradition of female road stories in science fiction and fantasy, especially ...

New adventures: what to read in science fiction and fantasy this month

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Jul 20, 2016 ... New adventures: what to read in science fiction and fantasy this month ... and the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction, it's a helluva lot of fun to read. ... to be made the star of a reality show, she doesn't realize that she's being watched. .... been a remarkable, addicting fantasy, and the latest,...