Focus on Ursula Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness or NK Jemisin’s The Fifth Season (Broken Earth Trilogy)

Focus on Ursula Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness or NK Jemisin’s The Fifth Season (Broken Earth Trilogy).

we explore race, gender, and social justice in science fiction. Please write an essay on whether science fiction is an effective tool for social justice. Focus on Ursula Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness or NK Jemisin’s The Fifth Season (Broken Earth Trilogy) and create an argument on if and how these novels argue for a more just world. Consider how the novels depict oppression, gender, race, and violence. Why are these stories effective, and how do they help us imagine avenues of social justice? Requirements: Please use at least 5 (different) quotes from the novels, and 2 quotes from the class readings (not the respective novels), and 1 outside source (academic journal or science fiction). Be as unique and creative in your arguments. Essays should be 6 pages, double spaced, 12 point font.

Focus on Ursula Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness or NK Jemisin’s The Fifth Season (Broken Earth Trilogy)