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She's such a geek! : women write about science, technology & other nerdy stuff

Author: Annalee Newitz; Charlie Anders
Publisher: Emeryville, CA : Seal Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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She's Such a Geek is a groundbreaking anthology that celebrates women who have flourished in the male-dominated realms of technical and cultural arcana. Editors Annalee Newitz and Charlie Anders bring together a diverse range of critical and personal essays about the meaning of female nerdhood by women who are in love with genomics, obsessed with blogging, learned about sex from Dungeons and Dragons, and aren't  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Annalee Newitz; Charlie Anders
ISBN: 9781580051903 1580051901
OCLC Number: 70219909
Description: vii, 231 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Growing up nerd --
High tech --
In the lab --
Geek, interrupted --
Games --
Superheroes.
Responsibility: edited by Annalee Newitz & Charlie Anders.
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From comic books and computer music to gaming and blogging, nerdy women have their say in this witty collection that takes on the "boys only" clubs in science and technology and celebrates a woman's  Read more...

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