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10 women who changed Science Fiction

It’s no secret that I am an avid Science Fiction reader, or that I really admire Margaret Atwood. ¬†But she’s not by any means the only important woman writing in the field – SF is as much for, and by,

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Even more Angela Carter: for Sixth Form Lit students … and beyond

For fans or students of Angela Carter, it’s worth noting that the BBC seem to regularly stage her work, or feature her in their playlist of favourite/important authors. And here are a couple more links to radio adaptations that are

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Books to give you hope? The Handmaid’s Tale

  The Guardian are currently running a series of articles on ‘books to give you hope’ and the inclusion of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale caught my eye. ¬†Whilst it’s a favourite book, it’s not one I would necessarily have

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