LitStaff Pick: Celebrating Females of Fiction

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Recently, there has been quite the hoopla surrounding what many are calling the sexist and obligatory “good ole boys” response to the gender issues in SciFi and Fantasy fiction. More specifically, theĀ  SciFi and Fantasy Writers of America’s (SFWA) response to a controversial cover of the organization’s Bulletin that was seen as sexist and unprofessional [….]

Our Favorite Anti-Damsels

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If fairytales are to be believed, then every little girl awaits her knight in shining armor. Unless, of course, you live outside of 1952. Fiction, really great fiction, disrupts stereotypes, subverts the models of common acceptance and asks that simple truths be revealed; that is why these types of stories are among our favorites. This [….]