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Women in Military Science Fiction (cont) – What About Moms?

At WorldCon in Montreal (2009), there was a panel discussing the question of why we rarely/never see middle aged women as the protagonists/heroines in any science fiction – let alone in the military subgenre. At least I think that was the … Continue reading

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Tor and Military SF: Scalzi and Ringo? What about Haldeman?

In her post on Women in  Military SF over at Tor.Com, academic, frequent Tor blogger, and self-described “cranky feminist,” Liz Bourke, has this to say about women and race in Military SF: Military SF is, fundamentally, a politically conservative genre… the wild-eyed … Continue reading

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