Mari Ness is a poet, writer, and scholar of fairy tales, whose work has previously appeared in multiple
zines, including here in Strange Horizons. Her poetry novella, Through Immortal Shadows Singing, is
available from Papaveria Press. For more, check out her occasionally updated webpage at
marikness.wordpress.com, or follow her on Twitter at mari_ness.
This Mind and Body Cyborg as a queer figure raises its head in Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone’s 2019 epistolary novel This Is How You Lose the Time War, as two Cyborg bodies shed their previous subjectivities in order to find a queer understanding of one another.
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