When I started the Influential Ladies of Science Fiction series, I stated that the series was inspired by the release of author and fellow blogger Natacha Guyot’s new book, A Galaxy of Possibilities: Representation and Storytelling in Star Wars. Please join me in welcoming Natacha to my little corner of the galaxy. A Feminist […]Read more "GUEST POST–A FEMINIST STAR WARS FANGIRL"
Thank you for returning this week to my series on “Storming The Castle Scenes” in a science fiction or comic based movie. No STCMS list would be complete without a scene from the iconic Star Wars series. In the 6th installment, “Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of The Sith“, we find the evil General Grievous on […]Read more "STORMING THE MALEVOLENCE"
Very recently I met a person who was telling me that she knew another science fiction writer. She gave me the author’s name and I looked her up. Turns out, she’s not a sci-fi author at all. She’s a Paranormal Romance author. It has occurred to me that there may be a few people who read my blog and […]Read more "IS SCI-FI FANTASY?"
This weekend, Dragon Con takes place here in Atlanta. For those of you who are unfamiliar, Dragon Con is a three-day Pop Culture festival which has been a Labor Day custom for the past 20 years. I’m unable to go (*sniff, tear, sniff), so I am amusing myself by watching as much Star Wars, Star […]Read more "OH SCI-FI, OH SCI-FI, WHERE FOR ART THOU OH SCI-FI!"