About Kristen Lillvis
AboutSF Coordinator 2010


Kristen Lillvis is a PhD student in the Department of English at the University of Kansas, where she studies representations of mothering in Afrofuturist fiction and teaches literature and composition courses. Her article on sex and gender roles in Octavia Butler's Fledgling was recently published in the essay collection Practicing Science Fiction: Critical Essays on Writing, Reading and Teaching the Genre.

As AboutSF Volunteer Coordinator, Kristen worked to promote and expand the educational resourcesincluding the Portable Teaching Workshop and lessons libraryavailable through AboutSF.

She lives in Lawrence, Kansas.

KU mailing address:

Kristen Lillvis
English Department
University of Kansas
Wescoe Hall
1445 Jayhawk Blvd, Room 3001
Lawrence Kansas 66045-7590

Go to this page to meet other people at the Center for the Study of Science Fiction.

Kristen Lillvis

The Center for the Study of
Science Fiction is:

Founding Director James Gunn.
Associate Director Kij Johnson.
Director Chris McKitterick.
AboutSF Coordinator Isaac Bell.
Volunteer Librarian Bruce Sherwood.

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