Speculative Speakers Directory: Lisa Yaszek

Name
Lisa Yaszek

Email
lisa.yaszek@lcc.gatech.ed

City
Atlanta

State
GA

Zip
30316

Country
USA


Travel
Negotiable

Bio
Lisa Yaszek is associate professor in the School of Literature, Communication, and Culture at the Georgia Institute of Technology, where she also curates the Bud Foote Science Fiction Collection. Her research interests include science fiction, cultural studies of science and technology, gender studies, and Afrofuturism. Yaszek has written on these topics for journals including Extrapolation, Signs: Journal of Women in Society and Culture, and Rethinking History; she has spoken about them at art galleries, universities, and on public radio. Yaszek's most recent book, Galactic Suburbia: Recovering Women's Science Fiction, is forthcoming from the Ohio State University Press.

Date Entered
12/31/69

Keywords
Science Fiction: Writing; Society: Other Cultures, Past & Future

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