Despatches from the Frontiers of the Female Mind (1985) ed. by Jen Green and Sarah Lefanu

DespatchesFromTheFrontiersoftheFemaleMind

Feather earring, or sparks flying out of her ear?

From the cheesy cover to the confining title, it’s no wonder few have read Despatches from the Frontiers of the Female Mind, edited by Jen Green and Sarah Lefanu. The 1985 anthology of feminist SF welds together a wide variety of feminist SF stories from veteran and budding SF writers of the period who contribute tales that lean on some aspect of womanhood, exploring potential utopias to dreadful dystopias, while sparking reflection on the present.  Continue reading

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