Re: Science fiction?
Hanna M. Wallach said/sagte:
> On Friday I met with two researchers working on "understanding gender
> issues in open source" as part of the FLOSSpols project. One of the
> (many) things we discussed was whether the women involved in free
> software projects tend to read as much science fiction as the
> men. (They're interested in this from a point of view of "entry into
> the free software world" and "identifying with the free software
> community and culture.") I thought it'd be interesting to ask on here
> -- do you read science fiction?
Yep! All kinds of, mainly Hard SF and Cyberpunk (though I started growing
out of the latter but Neal Stephenson STILL rules! As does William Gibson
(READ Pattern Reconition!!)). I also watch Star Trek and pretty much every
SF movie that makes it into the cinemas/TV.
PS: Hanna, I hope you keep counting. I want numbers! ;)
Meike Reichle - University of Hildesheim