"Hard Mary"

Title"Hard Mary"
Year for Search2018
AuthorsSamatar, Sofia (b. 1971)
Secondary TitleLightspeed
Volume / EditionNo. 100
Pagination65-94
Date PublishedSeptember 2018
KeywordsFemale author, Somali-American author
Annotation

The story is set in a society that rejects most technology and enforces traditional gender roles. In the story, some girls find a discarded AI, manage to refurbish it, and keep it hidden for many years. Some fantasy. 

Info Notes

There is a brief interview with the author on 285-86

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The Somali-American female author teaches English at James Madison University

Full Text

2018 Samatar, Sofia (b. 1971). “Hard Mary.” Lightspeed, no. 100 (September 2018): 65-94. There is a brief interview with the author on 285-86. PSt

The story is set in a society that rejects most technology and enforces traditional gender roles. In the story, some girls find a discarded AI, manage to refurbish it, and keep it hidden for many years. Some fantasy. The Somali-American female author teaches English at James Madison University.