9 women who shaped science fiction. 9 Women Who Shaped Science FictionMove over, Arthur C. Clarke and Isaac Asimov. Everyone knows about the fathers of science fiction, but what about the mothers?I confess some of the inclusions on this list surprised me, but number 1 did not. Alis2016-05-14T09:49:16+11:0012th November, 2013|Tags: books, pop culture, sff| 3 Comments Joachim Boaz 12th November, 2013 at 9:16 am Which ones surprised you? Alis 13th November, 2013 at 9:27 am Virginia Woolf, actually. I didn’t know she wrote sci-fi under a pen-name. Huh. Joachim Boaz 12th November, 2013 at 9:17 am What’s surprising is that the list couldn’t be ten and have someone like C. L. Moore, the first female SF pulp author regularly published in magazines for example…. Comments are closed.