gregory akerman

"amateurish, tedious, pretentious"

Episode Twenty: The Blazing World

Hello - you know last week we were saying how Frankenstein might be the first science fiction novel ever? And was certainly the first one written by a woman? Yeah thats not true. THIS is the first science fiction novel. And as the first one ever ,it is also the first one written by a woman. Sorry pub quiz'd across the world, but Margaret Cavendish is the answer you're looking for!

And could this be ... might this be the FIRST time Gregory convinces Steve to read a book?