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Carmen Maria Machado

Autor(a) de Her Body and Other Parties: Stories

27+ Works 4,848 Membros 215 Críticas 8 Favorited

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Obras por Carmen Maria Machado

Associated Works

Carmilla: A Vampyre Tale (1872) — Editor, algumas edições2,879 exemplares
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2015 (2015) — Contribuidor — 267 exemplares
Kink: Stories (2021) — Contribuidor — 205 exemplares
They (1977) — Introdução, algumas edições194 exemplares
The New Voices of Fantasy (2017) — Contribuidor — 175 exemplares
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2018 (2018) — Contribuidor — 174 exemplares
The Mythic Dream (2019) — Contribuidor — 167 exemplares
It Came from the Closet: Queer Reflections on Horror (2022) — Contribuidor — 164 exemplares
When Things Get Dark: Stories inspired by Shirley Jackson (2021) — Contribuidor — 164 exemplares
Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond (2013) — Contribuidor — 146 exemplares
The Best Horror of the Year Volume Eight (2016) — Contribuidor — 110 exemplares
Wastelands: The New Apocalypse (2019) — Contribuidor — 90 exemplares
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2018 (2018) — Contribuidor — 68 exemplares
Eat Joy: Stories & Comfort Food from 31 Celebrated Writers (2019) — Contribuidor — 66 exemplares
The Best Horror of the Year Volume Ten (2018) — Contribuidor — 65 exemplares
Nebula Awards Showcase 2016 (2016) — Contribuidor — 65 exemplares
Body Shocks (2021) — Contribuidor — 60 exemplares
Year's Best Weird Fiction, Vol. 2 (2015) — Contribuidor — 59 exemplares
Future Tense Fiction: Stories of Tomorrow (2019) — Contribuidor — 59 exemplares
Fat and Queer (2021) — Contribuidor — 55 exemplares
The Best of Uncanny (2019) — Contribuidor — 55 exemplares
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Thirteen (2019) — Contribuidor — 52 exemplares
Watchlist: 32 Stories by Persons of Interest (2015) — Contribuidor — 49 exemplares
Out of the Ruins: The Apocalyptic Anthology (2021) — Contribuidor — 41 exemplares
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: Volume One (2020) — Contribuidor — 27 exemplares
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 47 • April 2014 (2014) — Contribuidor — 27 exemplares
Year's Best Weird Fiction, Vol. 5 (2018) — Contribuidor — 26 exemplares
2014 Campbellian Anthology (2014) — Contribuidor — 23 exemplares
Futures & Fantasies (2018) — Contribuidor — 20 exemplares
A Manner of Being: Writers on Their Mentors (2015) — Contribuidor — 12 exemplares
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 107 (April 2019) (2019) — Contribuidor — 11 exemplares
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 50 • July 2014 (2014) — Contribuidor — 10 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 33 (2015) — Contribuidor — 9 exemplares
Uncanny Magazine Issue 12: September/October 2016 (2016) — Contribuidor — 8 exemplares
Come Join Us by the Fire: A Nightfire Anthology (2019) — Contribuidor — 8 exemplares
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 93 • February 2018 (2018) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 95 • April 2018 (2018) — Contribuidor — 4 exemplares
Survivor (2018) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares
Fairy Tale Review: The Ochre Issue #12 (2017) — Contribuidor — 2 exemplares
The Red Volume 1 exemplar

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Set in a dying Pennsylvania coal town where a fire burns below ground, this horror story follows two queer teens who wake up in a movie theater, not remembering the past two hours. Anyone with experience of Machado and/or the news will likely figure out the gist, though not its fantastic/horror elements, which are linked to the skinned men and deer-woman that stalk the woods around town, and to the existence of sinkhole women (body horror). If Stephen King does horror well because his answer to “Why do bad things happen?” is “because they can,” Machado’s horror comes from giving the same answer to “Why do people do bad things?”… (mais)
½
 
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rivkat | 10 outras críticas | Apr 11, 2024 |
I have actually quite ambivalent feelings about this book, but there's parts that I think are gonna stick with me for quite a while. It's very much a book of ghosts, of isolated (alienated?) women, a book that on paper I'd adore, but something about the execution here didn't always quite click for me. I liked, in some way or another, almost all the stories, but "The Husband Stitch" left me cold.
Also, it is weird/interesting/affirming to read the work of someone who, I think, has an unusually similar frame of reference, literarily at least, to my own. Like, gay Shirley Jackson fans with feelings about being fat girls unite.… (mais)
 
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localgayangel | 120 outras críticas | Mar 5, 2024 |
insanely beautiful illustrations and a fantastic, unsettling tone throughout.
½
 
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bisexuality | 10 outras críticas | Mar 5, 2024 |
“Especially Heinous” is probably the most compelling piece of fiction I’ve read all year.
 
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unsurefooted | 120 outras críticas | Feb 25, 2024 |

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Obras
27
Also by
50
Membros
4,848
Popularidade
#5,181
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
215
ISBN
66
Línguas
11
Marcado como favorito
8

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