Jan 07

The Evolution of Women in Space Opera

Raven says Guest Post Time Today’s stop in my blog hopping is on sci-fi author, Michelle Murrain’s page for a look at the Evolution of Women in Space Opera.

This is a subject worthy of many dissertations! Limited to a short article online, I’m looking at where we’ve been and where we’re going in the world of sci-fi, specifically space opera.

Space opera is full of adventure, often slapstick humor, and rampant sexism. So how do we change that?

Read the article here.


About the author

Raven Oak

Bestselling science fiction & fantasy author Raven Oak is best known for Amaskan’s Blood, Class-M Exile, and the collection Joy to the Worlds: Mysterious Speculative Fiction for the Holidays.

She spent most of her K-12 education doodling stories and 500 page monstrosities that are forever locked away in a filing cabinet. When she's not writing, she's getting her game on, enjoying cartography, or staring at the ocean.

She lives in Seattle, WA with her husband, and their three kitties who enjoy lounging across the keyboard when writing deadlines approach.