Tag Archive: science fiction

The Left Hand of Meh


Ursula Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness (1969) is fêted as a feminist Sci Fi masterpiece. It ended up as our Book group choice because it was on one of those lists of… Continue reading

Pilgrim’s Progress


The use of time-travel in ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’ is just one of many devices employed by Kurt Vonnegut to prevent his readers getting too comfortable with his tale of war. After the initial reaction, it’s… Continue reading