Writing Disabilities in Fantasy and Science Fiction
September 25, 2015Ask and Answerdisability, DiYA Fantasy & Science Fiction Month 2015, Marieke Nijkamp, writingDiversity in YA
This month for Fantasy and Science Fiction Month, we’ve invited Asks about writing diverse fantasy and science fiction. Several questions focused on disability, so we’ve rounded them up in one post, answered by writer Marieke Nijkamp.
acrossthetracksrebounding said: I have a main character in a fantasy story who uses a prosthetic right arm powered by magic. Her supply of magic has varied over the years, so sometimes her right arm works just as well as her left and other [...]