Phair, Colette

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(1982-    ) US author whose first novel, Nightmare in Silicon (2007), set in a Near Future where Medicine has sufficiently advanced to allow Identity Transfer of minds from diseased bodies to impervious Robot housings; the dying protagonist's experience of this process sharply evokes a range of Feminist arguments, centring on coercive definitions of women in terms of Sex. [JC]

Colette Phair

born Cleveland, Ohio: 16 February 1982

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