Sci-Fem

Sci fi, fantasy and being female in a futuristic world.

Category Archives: Feminism

Love conquers all with violet light!

Love conquers all with violet light!

Guest blog by @mortari DC comics’ portrayal of female characters has been the subject of a lot of discussion recently, following their ill-advised and highly sexualised reboot of popular characters Catwoman and Starfire.

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Slave girls & the men who love them

Slave girls & the men who love them

In my experiments with Star Trek Enterprise, I recently watched ep 17 of the 4th season; Bound, the one with the very naughty Orion slave girls. There are many patently obvious things I can say about the women in this episode, instead … Continue reading

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Enterprise & inappropriate aliens

Enterprise & inappropriate aliens

As a fitting introduction to this blog, I’d like to make a complaint. For a long time I ignored the existence of the most recent Star Trek; Enterprise – unimpressed with the syrupy credits in the few episodes I’d watched.

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