About Linda Nagata

Linda Nagata is the author of many novels and short stories including the far-future novel Memory, a finalist for the John W. Campbell Memorial award, the novella “Goddesses,” the first online publication to receive a Nebula award, and the story "Nahiku West," a finalist for the 2013 Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award. Though best known for science fiction, she writes fantasy too, exemplified by her “scoundrel lit” series Stories of the Puzzle Lands. Her newest novel is The Last Good Man, a near-future military thriller.

Geek versus Girl

(Crossposted at Hahví.net) There have been several fascinating essays posted recently by female science fiction and fantasy writers reflecting on their experience as girls and the disadvantage they felt from an early age. There’s a nice summary of these posts … Continue reading