Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Wandor, Michelene

(1940-    ) UK writer and dramatist, often concerned in her fiction and nonfiction with issues of Feminism, most interestingly perhaps in Look Back in Gender (1987), a study of UK theatre. Guests in the Body (coll 1986) contains some Supernatural Fiction. Some plays are of interest, including Penthesilia (1977 chap), based on the play (1808) by Heinrich von Kleist (1777-1811), and The Wandering Jew (1987 chap), with Mike Alfreds (1934-    ), based on the novel by Eugène Sue – the published text being a cut version of the 5hr original production. [JC]

Michelene Wandor


This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.