Becoming Heroic: Alternative Female Heroes in Suzy McKee Charnas' The Conqueror's Child

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Wulf draws on the theoretical work of contemporary feminist philosophers and their focus on "becoming." To this end, she works with the final novel in Suzee McKee Charnas' Holdfast Chronicles as an exemplary feminist science fiction text for exploring this more complex and open-ended mode of agency.
Original languageEnglish
Article number12
Pages (from-to)120-133
Number of pages14
JournalExtrapolation
Volume46
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2005

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Becoming Heroic: Alternative Female Heroes in Suzy McKee Charnas' The Conqueror's Child. / Wulff, Elizabeth.

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