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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.
Junker's Moon: Blood of War
Series: Junker's Moon, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Junker's Moon long range scanner picks up a ship flying under a notorious tag of convenience. The Lancer, owned by Captain Jack Hacket, lands with only fumes to run on and five hundred refugees on board, twice its registered capacity. When they leave the ship, Hacket's mercenaries enclose the refugees in a stockade and Junker's Moon finds it no surprise that Hacket is wanted for trafficking.
Mouth Watering
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense SF short story by Eric Stringer, when Lisa Reddich stops by a small café for a plate of French fries, she's looking for a mouth-watering experience. What she finds is considerably more than she bargained for. Then again, she's considerably more than we bargained for.
Junker's Moon: Bad Seed
Series: Junker's Moon, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Inspector Vanessa Robin and Melanie must accept a gift from Head Office, no matter how unwelcome it is. Days later Vanessa receives a visitor who, as an old foe, is even more unwelcome. On Junker's Moon Lucy and Theodore lose their crops, while a mysterious plant disease threatens the livelihood of the farmers, and consequently the viability of the whole colony.
Adam Savages Secret Diary
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(3.50)
The page of his diary Adam hoped the world would never find. Do you dare read it, and learn the grim truth?
Beyond the Gates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,270. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Desert Moon Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Dhrusil-matkhashi is a wasteland. The soil is supposed to be lifeless. But folk tales speak of roarings and screechings from the sterile continent. Why are the Faithful forbidden to set foot there? Marta, a grad student in Indigenous Life, must keep her search for answers secret, while keeping a pair of rival offworld scientists on task...and alive.
Where No Man Has Gone Before
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In this SF/Western spoof, seven wary men make their way on horseback across a severe desert in Mexico. They come upon a village where they are certain they'll find villagers who need to be rescued from banditos or some other malady. What they find is a great deal more.
Junker's Moon: A Grave Concern
Series: Junker's Moon, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Inspector Vanessa Robin was tormented by one thing more than anything else from her past: that her ruthless pirate husband suffered for his crimes in a top security jail. Until she faced the man who led her through years of murder and mayhem, she would never be free. Her attempt to gain access to the prison's remote location would have deadly repercussions reaching all the way to Junker's Moon.
Aoleon The Martian Girl: Part 5 The Great Pyramid of Cydonia
Series: Aoleon The Martian Girl, Part. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Will Aoléon and Gilbert discover the truth at last? It’s been one difficult challenge after another, but Aoléon, Gilbert and their friends (Bizwat, Helios, and Zoot) make it to their final destination: the secret Martian base located under the Great Pyramid of Cydonia. But their adventure isn’t over yet. Not by a long shot!
The Voice Inside My Head
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00)
As the darkness of a dystopian night creeps in around you, you hear a mysterious voice, calling out to you. Could it be? Could it really be?