Table of contents — Femspec 6.2, Vol 6, Issue 2, 2005

The Abstracts 6.2

EDITORIAL REMARKS:

BATYA WEINBAUM 1

CRITICISM:

ANDREW DEMAN, “Taking Out the Trash: Octavia E. Butler's Wild Seed and the Feminist Voice in American SF” 7

SCOTT A. DIMOVITZ, “Cartesian Nuts: Rewriting the Platonic Androgyne in Angela Carter's Japanese Surrealism15

LINDA J. HOLLAND-TOLL, “Bluestockings Beware:Cultural Backlash and the Reconfiguration of the Witch in Popular Nineteenth-Century Literature” 32

CARLEN LAVIGNE, “Space Opera: Melodrama, Feminism and the Women of Farscape54

MEGAN MUSGRAVE, “Phenomenal Women: The Shape-shifter Archetype in Postcolonial Magical Realist Fiction” 65

GERARDO RODRIGUEZ SALAS, “E.G.E. Bulwer-Lytton's Covert Anti-Feminism in The Coming Race87

FICTION

KATE AUSTIN, “Orion” 101

SHARON KING, “Quiescent” 112

CAROLE SPEARIN MCCAULEY, “Crone’s Revenge” 122

ART

MARION EPSTEIN, “Feminist Speculative Art” 125

REVIEWS

BEVERLY BOW, “Review of The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction130

TANYA COCHRAN, “Review of Slayage: The On-Line International Journal of Buffy Studies132

LYNN REED, “Review of The Song of the Goddess: The Devi-Gita: The Spiritual Counsel of the Great Goddess135

SIMONE ROBERTS, “Review of Demeter and Persephone: Lessons from a Myth136

ERIN A. SMITH, “Review of Having a Good Cry: Effeminate Feelings and Pop-Culture Forms139

BOOKS AND MEDIA RECIEVED 143

CONTRIBUTORS 148

The Abstracts 6.2