Women's Space : Essays on Female Characters in the 21st Century Science Fiction Western Paperback / softback
Edited by Melanie A. Marotta
Part of the Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy series
From the Star Wars expanded universe to Westworld, the science fiction western has captivated audiences for over fifty years.
This unique collection concentrates on the female characters in the contemporary science fiction western, addressing themes of power, agency, intersectionality and the body.
Discussing popular works such as Fringe, Guardians of the Galaxy and Mass Effect, the essayists shed new light on the gender dynamics of these beloved franchises, emphasizing inclusion and diversity with their critical perspectives.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 180 pages
- Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
- Publication Date: 30/07/2019
- Category: Literary studies: from c 1900 -
- ISBN: 9781476676609