• Justina Ireland on how systems create oppression and how to break free

    7 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Justina Ireland 's story, “A Theory of Flight,” imagines a future in which one woman recognizes the barriers of getting to space, so she takes the issue into her own hands with an open-sourced rocket, kickstarting a revolution to open up the skies to everyone.
    Ireland received acclaim for her best-selling novel, Dread Nation , which imagines an alternate Civil War. The appearance of zombies after the battles of Gettysburg and Chancellorsville alter the war forever, and a young woman is caught in the middle of a conspiracy. Ireland is also the author of books including YA novel Promise of...
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