"Persephone's Library"

Title"Persephone's Library"
Year for Search2007
Authors[Deefholts], [Susan Lynne](1942-2015)
Secondary AuthorsDoctorow, Cory [Efram](b. 1971), and Phillips, Holly(b. 1969)
Tertiary AuthorsDeefholts, Khria [pseud.], and Elessar, Anduril
Secondary TitleTesseracts Eleven
Pagination89-103
Date Published2007
PublisherEdge Science Fiction and Fantasy
Place PublishedCalgary, AL, Canada
KeywordsCanadian author, Female author, Indian author
Annotation

Authoritarian dystopia. A small community living at what appears to be the edge of the world is dominated by one man, who prohibits learning predating the event that created the community and takes multiple wives for himself.

Pseudonym

Khria Deefholts [pseud]. The author also used the name Anduril Elessar

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The author (1972-2015) was born in India and lived in Canada. The name on the story is Khria Deefholts and the author appears to have mostly published using this name, but her website gives her name as Anduril Elessar, a. k. a. Susan Deefholts and all of the obituaries give her name has Susan Lynne Deefholts, and she practiced as a lawyer under that name.

Full Text

2007 [Deefholts, Susan Lynne] (1973-2015). “Persephone’s Library.” By Khria Deefholts. Tesseracts Eleven. Ed. Cory [Efram] Doctorow and Holly Phillips (Calgary, AL, Canada: Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2007), 89-103. PSt

Authoritarian dystopia. A small community living at what appears to be the edge of the world is dominated by one man, who prohibits learning predating the event that created the community and takes multiple wives for himself. The female author was born in India and lived in Canada. The name on the story is Khria Deefholts and the author appears to have mostly published using this name, but her website gives her name as Anduril Elessar, a. k. a. Susan Deefholts and all of the obituaries give her name has Susan Lynne Deefholts, and she practiced as a lawyer under that name.