Bi Author Cecilia Tan Explains Bi Sci-Fi
It’s an intriguing question for science fiction fans who understand the history of bisexual characters in this specialized genre.
The question was posed by Lambda Literary Magazine and Circlet Press publisher Cecilia Tan explained it in great detail.
Why were there so many bisexual heroes in the 1970s (including Robert A. Heinlein’s Lazarus Long), and was bisexuality viewed as “futuristic”? More to the point, why did bi heroes mostly vanish throughout the 1980s and 1990s, and what brought them back?
She has some intriguing new projects that have bi heroes, such as House of Sable Locks and Magic University, but click on the link for more.