Aster Grey (An Unkindness of Ghosts)

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Aster Grey
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Portrayed by
Appears in An Unkindness of Ghosts
Debut
Year 2017

Aster Grey is a character in the science-fiction novel An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon.

Character creation

Author Rivers Solomon in autistic themselves.[1]

Autism

While she is never explicitly labelled as autistic within the novel itself, author Rivers Solomon has confirmed her to be as such.[2][3][4]

Trivia

  • Aster is an intersex woman butch lesbian.[5] The author also describes her as "maybe agender".[4]

References

  1. https://twitter.com/cyborgyndroid/status/1273662169712861184 "I'm autistic." Jun 18, 2020. retrieved 2023-01-15
  2. https://bwr.ua.edu/2019-contest-interview-with-fiction-judge-rivers-solomon/
  3. https://twitter.com/cyborgyndroid/status/1011297494007992320 "Thanks so much for reading, and I hope you enjoy! Yes. Aster is autistic. 😀" Jun 25, 2018. retrieved 2023-01-15
  4. 4.0 4.1 Falck, Alex (2018-10-10). "An Interview with Author Rivers Solomon". The Office for Intellectual Freedom of the American Library Association. Retrieved 2023-11-30.
  5. https://twitter.com/cyborgyndroid/status/1155919970888495106 "It's interesting to me that this is unclear! Aster is an intersex woman & Theo is a trans woman (which I thought I'd made clear in the first-person chapter)." Jul 29, 2019. retrieved 2023-01-15

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