Dec 1, 2018
In this episode we discuss the second half of Double Solitaire
(Wild Cards Book 10). The authors that contributed to this book
- Melinda Snodgrass
- George R.R. Martin (editor)
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Odds and Ends
CONTEST TIME! Oh yeah, I forgot about that. First person to read
this and email us to say they want the book wins the book. AHA!
Arthur C Clarke book about a space elevator was
Fountains of Paradise, but there are a lot of them:
Ken MacLeod’s book about religious robots is The
- If you are reading these books you have read a lot about rape,
and we talked briefly in this episode about the "rape is solely
about power" trope and how dismissing the sexual aspect of rape can
be harmful to people seeking a normal sex life after rape. If you
have the stomach for further discussion around these ideas, please
this incredibly interesting paper by academic Beverly McPhail
that "knits together five feminist theories into a comprehensive
model that better explains the depth and breadth of the etiology of