Wingwomen of Hera

TitleWingwomen of Hera
Year for Search1987
AuthorsHall, Sandi (b. 1942)
Date Published1987
PublisherSpinsters/Aunt Lute
Place PublishedSan Francisco, CA
KeywordsFemale author, New Zealand author
Annotation

Feminist eutopia. Two planets are described. The feminist eutopia is Hera, which appears to be inhabited only by telepathic, winged women. The other planet, Maladar, exists in caves in the Ice and is dominated by men. The novel deals with a deadly disease found on both planets, with the struggles of one woman on Maladar, and with the spacefaring of the women on Hera.

Holding Institutions

ATL, NZ

Author Note

New Zealand female author (b. 1942).

Full Text

1987 Hall, Sandi (b. 1942). Wingwomen of Hera. San Francisco, CA: Spinsters/Aunt Lute. ATL, NZ

Feminist eutopia. Two planets are described. The feminist eutopia is Hera, which appears to be inhabited only by telepathic, winged women. The other planet, Maladar, exists in caves in the Ice and is dominated by men. The novel deals with a deadly disease found on both planets, with the struggles of one woman on Maladar, and with the spacefaring of the women on Hera. New Zealand female author.