Space opera heroines, gender bending aliens, post apocalyptic pregnancies, changeling children, interplanetary battles of the sexes, and much a groundbreaking new collection of classic American science fiction by women from the 1920s to the 1960sWarning the visionary women writers in this landmark anthology may permanently alter perceptions of American science fiction, challenging the conventional narrative that the genre was conceived mainly by and for men Now, two hundred years after Mary Shelley s Frankenstein, SF expert Lisa Yaszek presents the best of the female tradition in American science fiction, in the most comprehensive collection of its kind ever published From Pulp Era pioneers to New Wave experimentalists, here are over two dozen brilliant writers ripe for discovery and rediscovery, including Leslie F Stone The Conquest of Gola, 1931 , Judith Merril That Only a Mother, 1948 , Leigh Brackett All the Colors of the Rainbow, 1957 , Kit Reed The New You, 1962 , Joanna Russ The Barbarian, 1968 Ursula K Le Guin Nine Lives, 1969 , and James Tiptree Jr Last Flight of Dr Ain, 1969 Imagining strange worlds and unexpected futures, looking into and beyond new technologies and scientific discoveries, in utopian fantasies and tales of cosmic horror, these women created and shaped speculative fiction as surely as their male counterparts Their provocative, mind blowing stories combine to form a thrilling multidimensional voyage of literary feminist exploration and recovery. New Read The Future is Female! By Lisa Yaszek For Kindle ePUB or eBook – e17streets4all.co.uk
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