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Octavia Estelle Butler (June 22, 1947 – February 24, 2006)...

wikipedia - 23 Jun 2018
Octavia Estelle Butler (June 22, 1947 – February 24, 2006) was an African American science fiction writer. A multiple recipient of both the Hugo and Nebula awards, in 1995 she became the first science fiction writer to receive a MacArthur Fellowship.
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Google honors sci-fi author Octavia E. Butler with Doodle

Reality TV World - 23 Jun 2018
The anxiety led to Butler spending a lot of time at the library, where she discovered her love for science fiction. Butler's mother gave her a typewriter at the age of 10, which help fostered her love of writing. The African-American author created ...
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Graphic Novel Adaptation of “Kindred” Nominated for Eisner Award

UCR Today (press release) - 17 Jul 2018
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (www.ucr.edu) — For graphic novelist and illustrator John Jennings, transforming Octavia E. Butler's classic “Kindred” into a graphic novel was both physically and emotionally draining. Jennings, a professor of media and cultural ...
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What's Hot? 06/22/18

Christianheadlines.com (blog) - 22 Jun 2018
Octavia E. Butler 6. Melania Trump 7. Charles Krauthammer 8. LiAngelo Ball 9. Dedrick D Williams 10. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Source: Google. iTunes Top 10 Singles - 6/22/18 1. Sober - Demi Lavato 2. Girls Like You (feat. Cardi B) - Maroon 5 3 ...
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'Milford Graves: Full Mantis': Film Review

Hollywood Reporter - 11 Jul 2018
Those who've been inspired lately (be it by Black Panther or Janelle Monae) to investigate Afrofuturism should put Graves on their study list alongside Sun Ra and Octavia E. Butler: This is one musician whose antennae are more sensitive to the universe ...
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Octavia E. Butler: 5 datos sobre la escritora estadounidense

Mundo Hispánico - 22 Jun 2018
Octavia murió en 2006 y su familia emitió un comunicado este viernes para recordar su vida y obra: “Su espíritu generoso y compasivo la impulsó a abogar por los desprovistos. Siempre buscó por la justicia frente al poder y retó las tendencias y ...
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Harlan Ellison in Quotes: Provocative Sci-Fi Writer Dies Aged 84

Newsweek - 29 Jun 2018
Read more: Who Was Octavia E. Butler? Quotes and Facts About Science Fiction Writer Celebrated in Google Doodle. Ellison was no stranger to a lawsuit. He sued ABC and Paramount Pictures in 1980 after claims their show Future Cop had copied his short ...
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Bookmonger: Portland author offers ideas on DIY politics

Coast Weekend - 12 Jul 2018
And he recommends a shelf's worth of books that he finds thought-provoking, from Thoreau and Hemingway to Anne Frank and Octavia E, Butler. Other strategies he offers include prayer and meditation, diversifying your news sources, volunteering and ...
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The Re-Re-Rewriter: Octavia E. Butler and the MAYBE Book

lareviewofbooks - 13 Jan 2018
Gerry Canavan's Octavia E. Butler — a recent entry in the University of Illinois Press's Modern Masters of Science Fiction series — fills in some of the gaps left by the author's too early death. Canavan was one of the first scholars to access the ...
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'Luminescent Threads' wins 2018 Locus Award

Books+Publishing - 04 Jul 2018
Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E Butler (ed by Alexandra Pierce & Mimi Mondal) won the award for nonfiction. The book is a collection of tributes to science-fiction author Octavia E Butler. The book was chosen from a shortlist of 10 and ...
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Get to know National Youth Poet Laureate Patricia Frazier

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) - 28 Jun 2018
CHICAGO — National Youth Poet Laureate Patricia Frazier said the written word — particularly that of fellow black female Chicago writers and activists — has always found her: She grew up in the Ida B. Wells Homes and attended Gwendolyn Brooks ...

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