Books tagged: feminist science fiction

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Forbidden Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,440. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
When anthropology graduate student Peter Hoenig receives permission to visit five Forbidden Places to observe traditional weddings, he meets 19-year-old Mele, who persuades him to marry her so she can leave her island. Together they travel to Forbidden Places in China, India, Afghanistan, and Kenya, witnessing sometimes shocking customs of the past while struggling to overcome their differences.
Hear Me Roar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,450. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
17 Tales of Real Women and Unreal Worlds edited by Liz Grzyb. A powerhouse of award-winning Australian and international authors will take you to seventeen incredible and unreal worlds. It is about women, independent women, dealing with the world around them. It’s celebrating the stories of women who, every day, need to be strong and brave in many different ways.
Julia, Skydaughter
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Julia is fighting for her country. She is twelve years old. On the outside, a burqa. Underneath, satellite communications hardware linked to her AI in orbit. Her mission: overthrow a theocracy. An immersive look at a hyper-religious technological future, JULIA SKYDAUGHTER examines questions of morality and identity in the middle of a blazing fast adventure.
Time Travels to San Francisco
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 251,800. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Time Travels to San Francisco is a boxed set of Summer of Love, Lisa Mason’s classic time travel to 1967, a Philip K. Dick Award Finalist and San Francisco Chronicle Recommended Book, and the sequel, The Gilded Age, her classic time travel to 1895, a New York Time Notable Book and New York Public Library Recommended Book.
Sex Role Reversals in Star Trek's Planets of Women as Indices of Second Wave Media Protest, Femspec Issue 1.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The critique made is that popular shows on television are reactionary products of a culture that treats women as sex objects. The episodes of Star Trek critiqued in the journal are about how the feminist movement coincided with the sexist illustration of women in the television. Watching these Star Trek episodes will reveal how icons of American culture can express popular American ideologies.
Gender Issues in The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
“Hollinger cites several of these works to demonstrate feminist challenges to heterosexual and patriarchal hegemony, feminist techniques of defamiliarization (e.g., re female human nature), and feminist appropriations of standard sf figures, such as aliens and cyborgs, to question traditional notions of dominance and status.
Lost Mothers: The “Othering” of Mothers on the TV Show Lost Femspec Issue 12.2, 2012
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
This article from the Motherhood issue of Femspec explores how the science fiction (SF) television show Lost presents a rich playground for a feminist examination of female characters and particularly those who are or become mothers during the series.
Double Life
Series: Razia, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Piracy is a game. Four main crime syndicates compete ruthlessly to count the most pirates with the highest bounties as their members. They employ bounty hunters like Razia to track and capture rival pirates to boost their own standings... Or they would if Razia was ever given a chance...
The Body Project
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Nyx and her ragtag team of mercenaries investigate the death of a man she used to serve with at the front, a man who's supposed to have died years before - and a thousand miles away - from where she finds his body.
The Casting Of Einstein's Dice
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 115,950. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Imagine you were handed the key to a shrine, one that is universally acknowledged to contain irrefutable evidence (one way or the other) of God’s existence; would your curiosity prevail over caution? Professor Henniker faces such a dilemma and succumbs to invitations to reopen a shrine on a strange new planet. A Temple said to contain a means of communicating directly with God.