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Barr, Marleen S.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 145 publications in 2 languages and 9,375 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Feminist fiction  Humorous fiction  College stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marleen S Barr
Genre fission : a new discourse practice for cultural studies by Marleen S Barr( )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do Amsterdam prostitutes, NASA astronauts, cross-dressing texts, and Star Trek characters have in common? In Genre Fission, Marleen Barr wittily and eccentrically revitalizes cultural and literary theory by examining the points where such vastly different categories meet, converge, and reemerge as something new
Feminist fabulation : space/postmodern fiction by Marleen S Barr( )

15 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barr offers very specific plans for new structures that will benefit women, feminist theory, postmodern theory, and science fiction theory alike. Feminist fabulation calls for a new understanding which enables the canon to accommodate feminist difference and emphasizes that the literature called "feminist SF" is an important site of postmodern feminist difference. Barr forces the reader to rethink the whole country club of postmodernism, not just its membership list - and in so doing provides a discourse of this century worthy of a prominent reading by all scholars, feminists, writers, and literary theorists and critics
Oy pioneer! : a novel by Marleen S Barr( )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would ensue if a David Lodge-esque academic milieu were described from a humorous Jewish feminist point of view? Marleen Barr, herself a pioneer in the feminist criticism of science fiction, provides an answer in this book, an irreverent romp throug
Women and utopia : critical interpretations( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Future females : a critical anthology by Marleen S Barr( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in space : probing feminist science fiction and beyond by Marleen S Barr( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discontented discourses : feminism/textual intervention/psychoanalysis( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Future females, the next generation : new voices and velocities in feminist science fiction criticism( Book )

12 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multinational perspective runs through this volume, which focuses on dynamic trends in feminist science fiction. The contributions include discussions of such issues as race, gender, cyberfeminism, the media, and new writers in the field
Alien to femininity : speculative fiction and feminist theory by Marleen S Barr( Book )

9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Envisioning the future : science fiction and the next millennium( Book )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13 writers speculate on the future of SF. Contributors include James Gunn, Harlan Ellison, Marge Piercy, Kim Stanley Robinson and Walter Mosley
Afro-future females : Black writers chart science fiction's newest new-wave trajectory by Marlene S Barr( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Afro-Future Females is the first combined science fiction critical anthology and short story collection to focus upon black women via written and visual texts"--Page ix
Reading science fiction( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science Fiction is illuminated by world class scholars and fiction writers, who introduce the history, concepts and contexts necessary to understanding the genre. Their groundbreaking approach provides insights into today's SF world and makes learning how to read Science Fiction an exciting collaborative process for teachers and students
Suzy McKee Charnas by Marleen S Barr( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oh well, Orwell : Big Sister is watching herself : feminist science fiction in 1984( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feminism faces the fantastic( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suzy McKee Charnas, Octavia Butler, Joan D. Vinge by Marleen S Barr( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otokotachi no shiranai onna : Feminisuto no tameno saiensu fikushon( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oy feminist planets : a fake memoir by Marleen S Barr( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New boundaries in political science fiction( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'worthy' and the 'irrelevant' : Deborah Norris Logan's diary by Marleen S Barr( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Future females : a critical anthology
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Oy pioneer! : a novelFuture females : a critical anthologyLost in space : probing feminist science fiction and beyondDiscontented discourses : feminism/textual intervention/psychoanalysisFuture females, the next generation : new voices and velocities in feminist science fiction criticismAlien to femininity : speculative fiction and feminist theoryEnvisioning the future : science fiction and the next millenniumAfro-future females : Black writers chart science fiction's newest new-wave trajectory
Alternative Names
Barr, Marleen

Barr, Marleen 1953-

Barr, Marleen S.

Barr, Marleen Sandra 1953-

Marleen S. Barr American academic

Marleen S. Barr Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Marleen S. Barr US-amerikanische Lehrerin und Schriftstellerin

バー, マーリーン・S

Languages
English (126)

Japanese (2)