International Women's Day: Why women can thrive in sci-fi

Press/Media

Description

BBC news article about female characters in science ficton.

Period8 Mar 2016

Media coverage

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Media coverage

  • TitleInternational Women's Day: Why women can thrive in sci-fi
    Media name/outletBBC News
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date8/03/16
    DescriptionFemale characters are often given a raw deal in action films - simply fulfilling the role of love interest or assistant - but the flexible rules of the science fiction setting can empower and liberate female protagonists.
    Producer/AuthorJennifer K. Stuller
    URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-35717247
    PersonsLorna Jowett

Keywords

  • science fiction
  • female representation
  • feminism