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The gate to women"s country.

Sheri S. Tepper

The gate to women"s country.

by Sheri S. Tepper

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Published by Corgi in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination363p. ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17275931M
ISBN 100552134198
OCLC/WorldCa60118139

In this brilliant novel from the author of Sing the Light, a talented medicant defies the rule of men -- and changes the lives of every woman on the planet. Get this from a library! The gate to women's country. [Sheri S Tepper] -- Since the flames died three hundred years ago, human civilization has evolved into a dual society: Women's Country, where walled towns enclose what's left of past civilization, nurtured by women and.

“The Gate to Women's Country”, remains the best written and most provocative of the lot when it comes to Feminist SF. It's one of the few books where I turned the last page and flipped back to the first and read it straight through again when I realized how deceptive the text, itself, was/5(46). In The Gate to Women’s Country, Sheri S. Tepper’s feminist, post-holocaust novel, the principal womens community is Marthatown (there are a dozen others). Its main figures are Morgot, the.

Imaginative but less than fully convincing feminist postnuclear yarn from the author of Northshore and Southshore (both ). Some three hundred years after a nuclear war, society is divided into: Women's Country, stockaded farming towns occupied by women who retain much prewar knowledge, plus a few apparently subservient, nonviolent male ""servitors""; and Warrior's Country, where, in. For your reference, we provided these The Gate to Women's Country quotes with page numbers using the following version of the book: The Gate to Women's Country, Random House LLC, ( pages). To view 1 Full Study Guide, 2 Short Summaries and 4 Book Reviews for this book, visit our The Gate to Women's Country - Summary and Analysis page.


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The gate to women"s country by Sheri S. Tepper Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sheri S. Tepper (–) is the award-winning author of A Plague of Angels, Sideshow, Beauty, Raising the Stones, Grass, The Gate to Women's Country, After Long Silence, and Shadow's End. Grass was a New York Times Notable Book and Hugo Award nominee, and Beauty was voted Best Fantasy Novel by the readers of Locus magazine/5().

The Gate to Women's Country examines an (honestly not-so-unlikely) hypothetical future in which a world ruled by men ended in an apocalypse that wrecked the planet and almost killed everyone. In the aftermath of disaster, women and women-supporting men took over, with a plan of breeding the violence out of humanity/5.

Sheri S. Tepper (–) is the award-winning author of A Plague of Angels, Sideshow, Beauty, Raising the Stones, Grass, The Gate to Women's Country, After Long Silence, and Shadow's End.

Grass was a New York Times Notable Book and Hugo Award nominee, and Beauty was voted Best Fantasy Novel by the readers of Locus by: At though, the young men face a choice; they may choose conflict and stay with the men, or they may return through the gate to Women's Country and become servitors—and be scorned by their military mates, their commanders and their nominal fathers.

Of all Tepper's novels, this is the one in which I find the most philosophic agreement/5(). Sheri S. Tepper (–) is the award-winning author of A Plague of Angels, Sideshow, Beauty, Raising the Stones, Grass, The Gate to /5(44).

Unfortunately, one can see too many parallels in Women's Country garrisons to the jingoistic warmongering that's taken over segments of the US, for The gate to womens country. book that Gate was written long before 9/ You'll find yourself outraged and thoughtful in turns, and the characters will stay with you/5(28).

Tepper Sheri S THE GATE TO WOMEN'S COUNTRY FL   Book review: The Gate to Women’s Country. In a post-apocalyptic future, after either conflict or Trump has brought our current civilisation to an end (it doesn’t say which, except that it was the fault of men), a Matriarchal culture scrapes a livelihood.

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If you do not have Adobe Reader already installed on your. Analyzing The Gate to Women's Country Women's Country Setting Warrior's Garrison Favour Odilatu Symbols Laplander's: reindeer selection One's setting helps to define and develop their identity and personality.

This applies to the Nature v. Nurture theme in the book. The women. THE GATE TO WOMEN'S COUNTRY tells of a society that exists three hundred years after our own has nearly destroyed itself. Now, male warriors are separated from women at an early age and live in garrisons plotting futilely for the battles which must never be fought again.

Inside the women's towns, education, arts and science flourish/5(28). Nature says the rock is billions of years old, but the book says different, so even though men wrote the book, and God made the rock and God gave us minds that have found ways to tell how old it is, we still choose to believe the Scripture.” ― Sheri S.

Tepper, The Fresco4/5. The Gate to Women's Country NPR coverage of The Gate to Women's Country by Sheri S. Tepper. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. The Gate to Women's Country tells of a society that exists three hundred years after our own has nearly destroyed itself.

Now, male warriors are separated from women at an early age and live in garrisons plotting futilely for the battles which must never be fought again.

Inside the women's towns, education, arts and science flourish/5(). That paragraph, from p is the only mention of people outside the basic gender binary in the whole novel. The Gate To Women’s Country has one person who may be attracted to the same sex, and he is a rapist who probably only did it for power, rather than actually out.

What does this movie have to do with Sheri Tepper’s Gate to Women’s Country. A feminist novel written in the late s, by an avowed eco-humanist, who did a lot of writing for Planned Parenthood, where she worked for 24 years starting in The novel has an ecotopia that at first blush seems almost ideal.

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THE GATE TO WOMEN’S COUNTRY tells of a society that exists three hundred years after our own has nearly destroyed itself. Now, male warriors are separated from women at an early age and live in garrisons plotting futilely for the battles which must never be fought again.

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Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. Editions for The Gate to Women's Country: (Paperback published in ), (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition.

The Gate to Women’s Country () is post-apocalyptic SF about gender roles. It’s probably the best book in the subgenre of SF where the women live .Get this from a library! The gate to women's country.

[Sheri S Tepper] -- In this story set in a society left after nuclear holocaust, two disparate groups exist: women and non-violent men, and war-waging men.when she was 5. She was Now she is 37 and he is He is choosing to become a warrior. He decides to stay with the garrison.

Gives up his mother. *Use of ritualistic language. *Refuses to go through the Gate to Women's Country. *She has to give .