Medicine And Ethics In Black Women S Speculative Fiction

Medicine and Ethics in Black Women   s Speculative Fiction
Publisher Springer
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Category Literary Criticism
Total Pages 190
ISBN 9781137514691
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Speculative fiction often shows the complicated and rather fraught history of medicine as it relates to black women. Through prominent writers like Octavia Butler, Nnedi Okorafor, and Nalo Hopkinson, Jones highlights how personal experiences of illness and disease frequently reflect larger societal sicknesses in connection to race and gender.

Medicine and Ethics in Black Women   s Speculative Fiction
  • Author : Esther L. Jones
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-04-29

Speculative fiction often shows the complicated and rather fraught history of medicine as it relates to black women. Through prominent writers like Octavia Butler, Nnedi Okorafor, and Nalo Hopkinson, Jones highlights how personal experiences of illness and disease frequently reflect larger societal sicknesses in connection to race and gender.

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Medicine and Ethics in Black Women   s Speculative Fiction
  • Author : Esther L. Jones
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2014-01-14

Speculative fiction often shows the complicated and rather fraught history of medicine as it relates to black women. Through prominent writers like Octavia Butler, Nnedi Okorafor, and Nalo Hopkinson, Jones highlights how personal experiences of illness and disease frequently reflect larger societal sicknesses in connection to race and gender.

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Black Female Vampires in African American Women   s Novels  1977   2011
  • Author : Kendra R. Parker
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-11-09

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Race in Young Adult Speculative Fiction
  • Author : Meghan Gilbert-Hickey,Miranda A. Green-Barteet
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release Date : 2021-04-22

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  • Author : Marleen S. Barr
  • Publisher : Praeger
  • Release Date : 1987

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  • Author : Gary Westfahl,George Edgar Slusser
  • Publisher : Praeger
  • Release Date : 2002

Offers a broad study of the history of medicine in science fiction and fantasy literature and film as well as detailed examinations of some of the field's greatest works.

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Author : Rebecca Skloot
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2010-02-02

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “The story of modern medicine and bioethics—and, indeed, race relations—is refracted beautifully, and movingly.”—Entertainment Weekly NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE FROM HBO® STARRING OPRAH WINFREY AND ROSE BYRNE • ONE OF THE “MOST INFLUENTIAL” (CNN), “DEFINING” (LITHUB), AND “BEST” (THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER) BOOKS OF

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Reproducing the Womb
  • Author : Alice Elaine Adams
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994

Alice E. Adams crafts a subtle new response to the controversies surrounding reproductive freedom and the implications of medical technology. She explores a spectrum of competing visions of childbearing, from misogynistic nightmares of matriarchal control to feminist utopias. Firmly rooted in political reality, Adams offers innovative answers to the questions

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Reference Index  1878 1985  Author entries
  • Author : Halbert W. Hall
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987

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