” When I was a kid, my grandparents were Greek immigrants on my father’s side. My grandfather used to read me Greek myths, in which there are a great many goddesses and stories of strong women. And I was entranced by them. Then I started reading science fiction very young, and I loved it. “


” One of my favorite stories is, I got fired off ‘Bionic Woman’ in part because I was told that I don’t know how to write women, and they promptly replaced me with a guy. What I find lovely about the story is how unaware the white dude who said that to me was when he said it. “


” The Handmaid’s Tale’ is not a book or show advocating enslaving women or creating a theocracy. It’s not glorifying that. It’s talking about what happens if that happens. “


” I personally believe that violence against women in our society is not going anywhere. “


” It’s always fair to criticize, to question, to engage about things like whitewashing and violence against women and choices of lack of diversity. All those things are really, really a good thing to talk about. “



All 5 Laeta Kalogridis Quotes about Women in picture


When I was a kid, my grandparents were Greek immigrants on my father
One of my favorite stories is, I got fired off
The Handmaid
I personally believe that violence against women in our society is not going anywhere.
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