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But the Puppy narrative, which sees women and minorities as newcomers in sci-fi, persists.
An otherwise excellent article by Amy Wallace at Wired states that “in recent years… It was women, she said, who were “writing the fanzines and organizing the don’t-cancel- letter campaigns and doing all the other things that have made this genre what it is — even as Isaac Asimov was running around groping women in elevators and Robert Silverberg was pompously declaring that James Tiptree couldn’t be a woman, perish the thought. And there is a whole tradition of feminist utopian science-fiction, stretching from Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s .
The genre as we know it begins not with square-jawed heroes with blasters rescuing damsels in distress but with a female author writing about artificial reproduction.I would like to announce the launch of my husband’s new sci-fi novel, Rocket Babe- Dust Storm. Led by Verna Starr, call sign Rocket Babe, the crew of the Pandora will raise a planet wide dust storm on Mars...The first of a series, RB-DS is now available from Amazon as a paperback or on Kindle. After thousands of years of alien abductions and experimentation, mankind finally has the ability to fight back via a covert branch of the U. This time a man opened the box but it will take a beautiful intelligent woman to deal with the horrors to come. But in doing so, much like the mythical Pandora, they discover that once the box has been opened the contents cannot be returned.
Each movie contributed something to the genre or was amazing in some way.