Pratchett's Women: Unauthorised Essays on Female Characters of the Discworld (Paperback)

Pratchett's Women: Unauthorised Essays on Female Characters of the Discworld By Tansy Rayner Roberts Cover Image
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From Granny Weatherwax to Susan Death and beyond...

Terry Pratchett's Discworld is an epic, groundbreaking work of fantasy often hailed for its originality, humour and deep, layered intelligence. But what about the women?

Award-winning author & pop culture critic Tansy Rayner Roberts looks at the portrayal of female characters in many of Pratchett's best loved books, from the early years of fantasy satire and sexy lamps to the more complex, iconic characters of the witches, werewolves, dwarves and queens.

Contains 10 essays about gender and the Discworld, including "Socks, Lies & the Monstrous Regiment" which is exclusive to this collection.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780648329190
ISBN-10: 0648329194
Publisher: Tansy Rayner Roberts
Publication Date: October 21st, 2018
Pages: 110
Language: English