Posts Tagged ‘gender’

Gender Without Sex

What is the meaning of gender if you don’t have a physical sex? This question came about from my NaNoWriMo novel. The Cyborgs1 have true Artificial Intelligence (AI), software beings that have no physical sex. No more than Firefox or Emacs has a sex. Exactly half the race lacks this quality of sex. And yet, […]

Magical Influence on Sexuality

I’ve been thinking about gender recently. This has come out of the question of the meaning of gender when the intelligent being in question has no sex. With the added complication of these sex-less beings making up half (exactly half, actually) of a race, where the other half is sexed1. A question popped into my […]