[PDF/EPUB] Star Songs of an Old Primate ↠ James Tiptree Jr.


  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 270
  • Star Songs of an Old Primate
  • James Tiptree Jr.
  • English
  • 06 April 2017
  • 9780345254177

10 thoughts on “Star Songs of an Old Primate

  1. says:

    James Tiptree Jr or Alice Sheldon as she was known when publishing psychology papers instead of science fiction stories is one of the best of an innovative era for the form beginning to publish right at the cusp of the 60s and 70s Whether originally intended or incidental her choice of a male pseudonym allowed her uncommon approaches to uestions of gender and identity so that many of her short works simultaneo

  2. says:

    The easiest way I can think of to describe her stories is to uote Ang Lee He said that the way he plotted a tragic story was to put his characters into an impossible situation and watched how they responded Tiptree's protagonists often resemble a worm on a hook and since most of us know that feeling she can grab your interest Thi

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    Your Haploid Heart First published in Analog Science Fiction and Fact September 1969 And So On And So On Her Smoke Rose Up Forever First published in Final Stage edited by Edward L Ferman and Barry N Malzberg A Momentary Ta

  4. says:

    This was a great collection of stories by Tiptree As well as shorts there is a novella A Momentary Taste of Being which starts off like a normal colonisation tale with a ship looking for planets to colonise to relieve pressure from an Earth creaking at the seams but becomes something much darkerHouston Houston Do you read? is a story that's stayed with me for some time after reading telling the story of three astronauts

  5. says:

    Tiptree Jr is a semi hidden gem of science fiction Her stories have the best titles and an inherent uirkiness that set them apart Although personally I enjoyed Warmworlds collection ; just reading Houston Houston do you read? is enough to give a high rating to this collectiong That story is one of the 100 best stories of all time in my opinion and completely rewired my thinking about some subjects The stories that fail in this c

  6. says:

    For Momentary Taste of Being one of my top scifi stories of all time Houston's also pretty good When it's not tough enough stories don't date all that well

  7. says:

    Read for the LGBT Speculative Fiction Reading Challenge the Women of Genre Fiction Reading Challenge and the Col

  8. says:

    Even though these stories are old they haven't aged a lotEntertaining readingFor the one that opens with conversation between misogynists remember that James Tiptree is a pseudonym so you don't get the idea that th

  9. says:

    One of those authors that I am vaguely suprised is out of printreturnThere are a few scholarly works available but the actual stories

  10. says:

    The fact that many of these stories still have meaningful and relevant things to say about sex gender identity scientific curiosity and our culture even after 40 plus years is a mark of how good they are There are dated ideas and sometimes eyeroll inducing stylistic choices but on the whole I found the stories very enjoyable

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Star Songs of an Old Primate

Could not see but without sight she had powers that went far beyond those of all who came upon herContentsYour Haploid Heart 1969And So On and So On 1971Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 1974A Momentary Taste of Being 1975Houston Houston Do You Read 1976The Psychologist Who Wouldn't Do Awful Things to Rats 1976She Waits for All Men Born 197. Read for the LGBT Speculative Fiction Reading Challenge the Women of Genre Fiction Reading Challenge and the Collections Reading Challenge at Worlds With

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WHO WOULDN'T DO AWFUL THINGS TO RATS Dr Tilly Lipsitz hated his name loved his rats and would be out of a job if he didn't come up with a real zinger of an experiment soon He didn't have much in mind until he took a midnight trip to his lab and learned than he would have thought possible SHE WAITS FOR ALL MEN BORN she had eyes that. For Momentary Taste of Being one of my top scifi stories of all time Houston s also pretty good When it s not tough enough stories don t date all that we

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A marvelous medley of Tiptree's best YOUR HAPLOID HEART When Ian Suitlov and Pax Patton landed on Esthaa to check for humans the job wasn't as easy as it appeared Though the natives seemed human enough only cross breeding would be conclusive proof But how were they to prove anything when sex was punishable by death THE PSYCHOLOGIST. Your Haploid Heart First published in Analog Science Fiction and Fact September 1969 And So On And So On Her Smoke Rose Up Forever First published in Fin


About the Author: James Tiptree Jr.

Raccoona Sheldon came along later so she could have a female personaTiptree uickly became one of the most respected writers in the field winning the Hugo Award for The Girl Who was Plugged In and Houston Houston Do You Read and the Nebula Award for