94207Re: What science fiction writer are you?
- Feb 2, 2007On Thu, 01 Feb 2007 05:26:50 -0800, Charlie Bell <charlie@...> wrote:
> On 01/02/2007, at 3:40 PM, Doug wrote:
>>> Yeah. Claire said that Glory Season pisses her off 'cause Brin comes
>>> across as badly sexist. I don't see it, but I guess that's the
>> What's her rational?
> Assuming you meant rationale, um.
I don't know. That's just what she
> said when I waved it at her and said she might like it. "No, I'veI was curious because I remember Brin being pissed off because someone else (a feminist organization I think) had a similar reaction. I'm pretty sure he considers himself a feminist and Glory Season to be pro-feminist.
> read it and it pissed me off, Brin seems to be really sexist and
> think women are inferior and it's more than the world-building,
> that's cool, it's just the way he writes women."
> So, using my female-male dictionary, I have no idea really. She likes
> Banks a lot though.
I read the book some ten years ago and don't remember that much about it.
Congrats on the job, BTW. Sounds like things are falling into place for you and Claire.
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