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Inkluderar namnet: Christine Yant


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Resist: Tales from a Future Worth Fighting Against (2018) — Redaktör — 55 exemplar
Burn the Ashes (2020) — Redaktör — 24 exemplar
Ignorance Is Strength (2020) — Redaktör — 23 exemplar
Or Else the Light (2020) — Redaktör — 21 exemplar
Fantasy Magazine, Issue 96 (October 2023) — Redaktör — 2 exemplar
Pet Noir, Volume 1 (2019) 2 exemplar
Fantasy Magazine, Issue 65 (March 2021) (2021) — Redaktör — 2 exemplar
Fantasy Magazine, Issue 61 (November 2020) (2020) — Redaktör — 2 exemplar

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Other Worlds Than These (2012) — Bidragsgivare — 247 exemplar
The Way of the Wizard (2010) — Bidragsgivare — 208 exemplar
Wastelands 2: More Stories of the Apocalypse (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 186 exemplar
Dead Man's Hand (2014) — Bidragsgivare — 159 exemplar
Armored (2012) — Bidragsgivare — 143 exemplar
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2011 Edition (2011) — Bidragsgivare — 93 exemplar
The Mammoth Book of Warriors and Wizardry (2014) — Bidragsgivare — 32 exemplar
Thirteen: Stories of Transformation (2015) — Bidragsgivare — 25 exemplar
The Sum of Us: Tales of the Bonded and Bound (2017) — Bidragsgivare — 21 exemplar
Shades Within Us: Tales of Migrations and Fractured Borders (2018) — Bidragsgivare — 19 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 37 • June 2013 (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 18 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 70 • March 2016 (2016) — Bidragsgivare — 17 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 1 • June 2010 (2010) — Bidragsgivare — 16 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 33 • February 2013 (2013) — Bidragsgivare — 14 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 72 • May 2016 (2016) — Bidragsgivare — 13 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 22 • March 2012 (2012) — Bidragsgivare — 11 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 32 • January 2013 (2012) — Bidragsgivare — 9 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 71 • April 2016 (2016) — Bidragsgivare — 8 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 77 • October 2016 (2016) — Bidragsgivare — 8 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 74 • July 2016 (2016) — Bidragsgivare — 8 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 79 • December 2016 (2016) — Bidragsgivare — 7 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 94 • March 2018 (2018) — Bidragsgivare — 5 exemplar
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 95 • April 2018 (2018) — Bidragsgivare — 4 exemplar
Daily Science Fiction: October 2012 (2012) — Bidragsgivare — 1 exemplar
Daily Science Fiction: November 2018 (2018) — Bidragsgivare — 1 exemplar


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Seanan McGuire is a master of world-building as demonstrated in this short but incredibly engaging story. Set in a future where the navy is made up entirely of genetically modified women made to be more like mermaids, no part of it seems out of place or farfetched, and the reader can very easily place oneself into this world. The character of the narrator has a strong, clear, and unique voice and everything just flows well. I hesitate to delve too much more into the details at the risk of spoiling too much (always a much higher risk when dealing with shorter fiction). I definitely recommend this - the only drawback I found is that I got so immersed in this world and this story, I want more...… (mer)
crtsjffrsn | 11 andra recensioner | Aug 27, 2021 |
Bought for the cause (it was sold though the ACLU which will also receive the proceeds). It's a collection of stories that very heavily connect to the issues of our times and the idea of resistance to oppression in its multi-faceted forms. Being a collection, it's inevitably a mixed bag based on reader taste. The cause is worth it and they're overall good stories.

Now, who will be our Billy Grainger?
SocProf9740 | Jul 11, 2021 |
A disappointment
expected badass ladies
not whiny essays.
Eggpants | 11 andra recensioner | Jun 25, 2020 |
A worthwhile concept - fighting for recognition against the male-centred manocracy* - and, as it turns out, a bloody good book. The stories are of a consistently high standard and a diverse reach. I didn't read the novel extract (I've never really seen the point of novel extracts included in collections) but everything else was great.

As well as sections broken into original fiction, reprinted fiction and flash fiction (most of which was perfectly adequate short story length, so the only point to it I can see is if you wanted to dip in knowing you can burn through a few tales if you're in that mood without hitting something longer) there is a non-fiction section beginning with a superb artists' gallery, a collection of essays which are superb and then a bunch of short 'personal essays', which are individual writers' views on the subject of Women Destroying Science Fiction - their influences and their own experiences or backgrounds - many of which are great, all of which are interesting although some are obviously tossed-off-in-an-hour filler.

All the 'proper' essays are excellent, one of my favourite being a round-table type discussion between Ursula le Guin, Pat Cadigan, Ellen Datlow & Nancy Kress on being a women within SF, being a feminist and on the changes over the recent decades - in the field in general, as well as the particular feminist slant. So it was bound to be brilliant, really.

From le Guin:

"Long ago, my children, in the days of my youth, our tribe was small and poor, skulking in exile on the margins of the rich kingdom of Literaturia. When we attempted to approach we were driven back with execrations and the throwing of fecal matter by the armed Critics with their battle cry of "Genre! Kill!". We found, however, that many readers so loved us that they came into exile to join us, calling their settlement Fandom, and even in Literaturia, many secretly welcomed us into the their hearts and homes. Over the years, we have grown in number and strength, and there is much intercourse of various kinds and exchange of mental goods. Nowadays, blue-blooded Literaturians, believing they understand our simple customs, often imitate them, badly. Some of our tribe have become somewhat respectable in the streets of Literaturia and pass, at times, almost unscathed among the Critics, The heights of the cities, however, and the great prizes to be found there, are still closed to us. I urge you to continue on the way if your tribal Elders, my children; Ignore execrations, seduce critics, infiltrate curricula, and keep on truckin'."

Damn, but I adore Ursula le Guin.

*I probably don't need to invite discourse of the value of feminism but am more than happy to do so. Bring it on.
… (mer)
Pezski | 11 andra recensioner | Jun 21, 2020 |



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