(urth) OT Tiptree

David Duffy David.Duffy at qimr.edu.au
Thu Oct 19 17:14:57 PDT 2006

On Thu, 19 Oct 2006, Fred Kiesche wrote:

> The next target of this kind of analysis is upon us:
> The new biography about Alice Sheldon/James Tiptree,
> Jr.
> Enough pop psychology and pseudo-feminism to make you
> sick. (One of my degrees is in women's studies, or
> feminist studies if you prefer...I found the book very
> tiresome).
> Save your time. Re-read the Charles Platt interview in
> his "Dreammakers" anthology (volume 2).

This was just reviewed in the Australian

"And unlike many good literary biographies, this one is unlikely to send you
off in search of the original writing. There's a posthumous collection,
published in 2000, called Meet Me At Infinity, but the work is a curiosity,
not a classic." !?!

David Duffy.

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