By Brit Mandelo,Keyan Bowes,Kelley Eskridge,Tobi Hill-Meyer,Nalo Hopkinson,Claire Humphrey,Sarah Kanning,Keffy R. M. Kehrli,Ellen Kushner,Sandra McDonald

Speculative fiction is the literature of questions, of demanding situations and mind's eye, and what higher to query than the ways that gender and sexuality were rigidly outlined, partitioned off, installed little bins? those seventeen tales discover the ways that identification can transcend binary—from house colonies to small university cities, from angels to androids, and from a mystical prior to different worlds completely, the authors during this assortment have delivered to lifestyles incredible stories starring those who proudly outline (and redefine) their very own genders, sexualities, identities, and a lot else in between.

Extraordinary tales through Keyan Bowes, Kelley Eskridge, Tobi Hill-Meyer, Nalo Hopkinson, Claire Humphrey, Sarah Kanning, Keffy R. M. Kehrli, Ellen Kushner, Richard Larson, Terra LeMay, Liu Wen Zhuang, Sandra McDonald, Tansy Rayner Roberts, Delia Sherman, Katherine Sparrow, Sonya Taaffe, Catherynne M. Valente

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