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Sci-Fi Women Interviews: The 2016 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This eBook includes all 2016 monthly features from Natacha Guyot's blog series "Sci-Fi Women Interviews", which celebrates women who create, write, enjoy Science Fiction
The New Female Action Hero
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This academic but immensely readable book analyzes the rise of the female action over the last three decades in film and television. The author examines the way in which popular culture has revisioned the old archetype of the hero, so that all heroes now can combine the best of both masculine and feminine traits – and so that all women potentially have more freedom.