4 posts tagged

dystopias

Brief assortment of interesting stuff — 15th of March 2019

This week: a post-apocalyptic novel by Aliette de Bodard in the ruins of Paris, the ethics of mining trauma for literature by Lindsay Nixon, the inimitable Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars by Kai Cheng Thom, a critical look at IWD in Québec by Émilie Nicholas in Le Devoir, and more!

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Three qualities of dystopias

Three characteristics of Dystopian literature are: Using the texts of Octavia Butler's Bloodchild and William Gibson's Neuromancer. Humans interfacing with technology Surrogacy Male pregnancy of aliens in Bloodchild Embodiment/disembodiment How are bodies defined when they are the possessions of

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