"Sleeping in a Box"

Title"Sleeping in a Box"
Year for Search1988
AuthorsDorsey, Candas Jane (b. 1952)
Secondary TitleMachine Sex. . . and Other Stories
Pagination9-14
Date Published1988
PublisherPorcépic Books
Place PublishedVictoria, BC, Canada
KeywordsCanadian author, Female author
Annotation

Dystopia of life on the moon with myriad restrictions due to the cost of shipment from earth.

Additional Publishers

Book rpt. as Machine Sex and Other Stories (London: Women’s Press, 1990), 1-8. Story rpt. in Aurora Awards: An Anthology of Prize-Winning Science Fiction & Fantasy [At the head of the title Award-Winning Canadian Fiction]. Ed. Edo van Belkom (Kingston, ON, Canada: Quarry Press, 1999), 11-17; and in her Ice and Other Stories (Hornsea, Eng: PS Publishing, 2018), 25-32, with a note on the story (299).

Holding Institutions

Can, Merril, PSt

Author Note

Canadian female author (b. 1952).

Full Text

1988 Dorsey, Candas Jane (b. 1952). “Sleeping in a Box.” In her Machine Sex … and Other Stories (Victoria, BC, Canada: Porcépic Books, 1988), 9-14. Book rpt. as Machine Sex and Other Stories (London: Women’s Press, 1990), 1-8. Story rpt. in Aurora Awards: An Anthology of Prize-Winning Science Fiction & Fantasy [At the head of the title Award-Winning Canadian Fiction]. Ed. Edo van Belkom (Kingston, ON, Canada: Quarry Press, 1999), 11-17; and in her Ice and Other Stories (Hornsea, Eng: PS Publishing, 2018), 25-32, with a note on the story (299). Can, Merril, PSt

Dystopia of life on the moon with myriad restrictions due to the cost of shipment from earth. Female author.