Can't Live with them, so We'll live Without them!: Women Only Worlds in Science Fiction

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Works Cited

Attebery, Brian. Decoding Gender in Science Fiction. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Barr, Marleen S. Lost in Space: Probing Feminist Science Fiction and Beyond. Chapel Hill: TheUniversity of North Carolina Press, 1993.

Donawerth, Jane. Frankenstein's Daughters: Women Writing Science Fiction. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse UP, 1997.

Held, Virginia, Ed. Justice and Care: Essential Readings in Feminist Ethics. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, Inc. 1995.

"James Tiptree, Jr." Wikipedia.14 Nov. 2009. 1 Dec. 2009.

Lane, Mary E. Bradley. Mizora: A Prophecy. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse UP, 2000.

McIntyre, Vonda N. and Susan Janice Anderson, Eds. Aurora: Beyond Equality. Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Publications, Inc, 1976.

Munt, Sally, Ed. New Lesbian Criticism: Literary and Cultural Readings. New York: Columbia UP, 1992.

Pollack, Sandra and Denise D. Knight, Eds. Contemporary Lesbian Writers of the United States: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook.Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1993.

Russ, Joanna. "When It Changed." The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy Garyn G. Roberts, Ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2003.

Picture Credits

Special thanks to Ashley Castillo, Teresa Thixton, and Rachel Yingling (When It Changed Cover) ("Houston, Houston, Do You Read?" Cover, cover of The Female Man, cover of Wanderground) (Joanna Russ, Marge Piercy) (rocket ship) (Suzy McKee Charnas) (Mizora book cover) (Alice Sheldon) (Lesbian sign) (clone women) (Lesbians only sign) (Feminist power symbol) (women farmers) (male and female symbols) (Walk to the End of the World) (Herland) (Woman on the Edge of Time) (The Female Man)

For More Information

Wikipedia, "Single Gender Worlds"

GLBTQ on Lesbian Separatism

Santa Clara University on the Justice and Care Perspectives





Last Update: 3 Dec. 2009