Table of contents — Femspec 7.2, Vol 7, Issue 2, 2006

The Abstracts 7.2

EDITORIAL REMARKS:

BATYA WEINBAUM 1

CRITICISM:

BRUCE E. DRUSHEL, Pandora’s Box in Cyberspace: The On-line Alternative Fan Sites of Hercules: The Legendary Journey 7

ROMAYNE SMITH FULLERTON, Not Of Woman Born: Fairy Tale Mothers for Postmodern Literary Children 29

MARY KIRK, Vision of the Possible: Models for Women’s Heroic Journey Applied to Madrone’s Path in The Fifth Sacred Thing 47

C. S’THEMBILE WEST, The Competing Demands of Community Survival and Self-Preservation in Octavia Butler’s Kindred 72

ETHNOGRAPHY THROUGH YOUR SOUL:

GLORIA ORENSTEIN, When the Imaginary Becomes Real, as Surrealism Said It Would: All the Rest Is Litterature 89

ELLA JO STREET, The Origin of Tarot 106

FICTION:

MONICA DE NEYMET DE GIACOMAN, Living Hours 116

POETRY:

KATHLEEN McCONNELL, Excerpts from The Inevitable Feminist Treatise on Catwoman 135

AIDAN THOMPSON, Maple Tree excerpt from Crossings 137

REVIEWS:

ERIC DROWN, Who? Review of Athena’s Daughters: Television’s New Woman Warriors 138

ERIC DROWN, Ooooo!, We Hate Bush Review of Hollywood’s New Radicalism: War, Globalization and the Movies from Reagan to George W. Bush 143

SHANNAN PALMA, Review of From Alien to The Matrix: Reading SF Films 146

MEMORIAL

GLORIA ORENSTEIN, Monique Wittig 148

ARDYS OF BERKELEY, Tillie Olsen 157

BOOKS AND MEDIA RECEIVED 159


CONTRIBUTORS 164