The thing

So this ‘thing’ of mine needs a name – the online database with which I’m gathering all these references to women scientists in sf… I’m hoping the DB will go live in a couple of weeks, so I need a proper name (the programming guy’s use of ‘science chicks’ as nickname for the project probably […]

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No movies for me…

So some more on the ‘female scientists in sf’ project… in particular, why I’m not, at present, including media examples. Most of the small amount of work done looking at this comes from science communication rather than more literary/ cultural or media studies. There has been quite a lot of work published on representations of […]

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women scientists in SF

So moving right along with keeping up with projects project, this is the main thing I’m working on: Representations of female scientists in science fiction – I’m collecting, reading and analysing as many SF novels and stories as I can that feature a female scientist as major or minor character, then considering how these representations […]

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