AustLit logo
y separately published work icon The Moon Baby single work   novel   science fiction  
Issue Details: First known date: 1978... 1978 The Moon Baby
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'The plot is loosely structured around the machinations to organise an illegal beauty contest by the "Members of Male Defiance". The prime candidate is the narrator's sister/lover Sarah. All the women in the book seem fixated on male castration [...]'. Source: 'Forms of Power in Recent Australian Science Fiction'.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Forms of Power in Recent Australian Science Fiction Sneja Gunew , 1982 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 41 no. 2 1982; (p. 277-286)

— Review of Beloved Son George Turner , 1978 single work novel ; Displaced Person Lee Harding , 1979 single work novel ; Rooms of Paradise 1978 anthology short story ; The Dreaming Dragons : A Time Opera Damien Broderick , 1980 single work novel ; The Moon Baby John Bailey , 1978 single work novel ; The Altered I : An Encounter with Science Fiction 1976 anthology short story criticism poetry ; The View from the Edge : A Workshop of Science Fiction Stories 1977 anthology short story ; A Passage in Earth Damien Broderick , 1978 single work short story
Australian SF Novels : A Grey, Grey Future Van Ikin , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Science Fiction : A Review of Speculative Literature , vol. 2 no. 1 (Issue 4) 1979; (p. 85-95)

— Review of The Moon Baby John Bailey , 1978 single work novel ; The Luck of Brin's Five Cherry Wilder , 1977 single work novel ; Moon in the Ground Keith Antill , 1979 single work novel ; Displaced Person Lee Harding , 1979 single work novel
Forms of Power in Recent Australian Science Fiction Sneja Gunew , 1982 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 41 no. 2 1982; (p. 277-286)

— Review of Beloved Son George Turner , 1978 single work novel ; Displaced Person Lee Harding , 1979 single work novel ; Rooms of Paradise 1978 anthology short story ; The Dreaming Dragons : A Time Opera Damien Broderick , 1980 single work novel ; The Moon Baby John Bailey , 1978 single work novel ; The Altered I : An Encounter with Science Fiction 1976 anthology short story criticism poetry ; The View from the Edge : A Workshop of Science Fiction Stories 1977 anthology short story ; A Passage in Earth Damien Broderick , 1978 single work short story
Australian SF Novels : A Grey, Grey Future Van Ikin , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Science Fiction : A Review of Speculative Literature , vol. 2 no. 1 (Issue 4) 1979; (p. 85-95)

— Review of The Moon Baby John Bailey , 1978 single work novel ; The Luck of Brin's Five Cherry Wilder , 1977 single work novel ; Moon in the Ground Keith Antill , 1979 single work novel ; Displaced Person Lee Harding , 1979 single work novel
Last amended 17 May 2011 11:38:43
X