Epigraph: 'I know that this may sound quire ridiculous but the writer had very much the character of a visitant.' - From a letter describing Katharine Burdekin.
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yAlien Shores : An Anthology of Australian Science FictionPeter McNamara
North Adelaide:Aphelion Publications,1994Z2963771994anthology short story science fiction satire Comprising only seven reprints, the new stories are from SF luminaries such as George
Turner, Lucy Sussex and Sean McMullen.
'Several of the stories have an almost 1950s golden age
tinge to them - for example, George Turner's first-contact
story 'Flowering Mandrake,' in which humanity and aliens
find they have little in common.
In 'The Miocene Arrow Sean McMullen continues his
stories in which prehistoric cetaceans take revenge on
In 'Kay and Phil,' Lucy Sussex produces a wonderful
vignette of Philip K. Dick in 1961 and the imaginary influences on his cult novel
The Man in the High Castle...
Fascinating is [Damien Broderick's] short introduction [to 'The Magi'], which tells of his meeting with a prostitute who
loves science fiction at a seminar at the Humanities Research
Centre at ANU (Colin Steele, SF Commentary No 77, p.53).
North Adelaide:Aphelion Publications,1994
yPenguin Book of Modern Fantasy by WomenSusan A. Williams
Richard Glynn Jones
Ringwood:Viking,1995Z8134751995anthology short story fantasy 'Fantasy long has been a vehicle that women have used to express their creative diversity and free themselves from a male-dominated literary establishment. This collection contains 38 short stories written by women from 1941 to the present. It includes new voices from four continents and writers better known for other fictions, such as Joyce Carol Oates, Fay Weldon, P.D. James, and others' (www.amazon.com).Ringwood:Viking,1995
yA Tour Guide in UtopiaLucy Sussex,
Parramatta:MirrorDanse Editions,2005Z12280432005selected work short story novella prose fantasy science fiction horror A small press collection of short stories, all previously published, some dating from 1994.Parramatta:MirrorDanse Editions,2005
yMatilda Told Such Dreadful Lies : The Essential Lucy SussexLucy Sussex,
Greenwood:Ticonderoga Publications,2011Z17703522011selected work short story 'Matilda Told Such Dreadful Lies: The Essential Lucy Sussex collects 25 stories spanning the amazing 28 year career of one of the legends of Australian genre fiction.' (Publisher's blurb)Greenwood:Ticonderoga Publications,2011