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Deconstructing the StarshipsScience, Fiction and Reality$
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Gwyneth Jones

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780853237839

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: January 2019

DOI: 10.5949/liverpool/9780853237839.001.0001

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Plague of Angels: The Fiction of Sheri Tepper

Plague of Angels: The Fiction of Sheri Tepper

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Deconstructing the Starships

Gwyneth Jones


In this chapter, Jones discusses the way that control, sexual politics, and behaviour of men and women is utilised in Tepper’s literature. The review offers an analysis of Slideshow, Plague of Angels, Shadow’s End, and The Gate to Women’s Country, and assesses the portrayal of gender within society.

Keywords:   English Literature, Literary Criticism, Science Fiction, Fantasy Writing, 20th Century Literature, Contemporary Literature, Sheri Tepper, Plague of Angels, Slideshow, Shadow’s End, The Gate to Women’s Country

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