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Octavia E. Butler (June 22, 1947 - February 24, 2006) was one of the few African American female science fictions writers and the first SciFi writer to be awarded a MacArthur Grant. She is best known for her novel Kindred, as well as the Patternist, Lilith's Brood and Parable series. <a class="pintag searchlink" data-query="%23TodayInBlackHistory" data-type="hashtag" href="/search/?q=%23TodayInBlackHistory&rs=hashtag" rel="nofollow" title="#TodayInBlackHistory search…

Octavia Estelle Butler she became the only black woman to make a living writing science fiction full time. She was the first black woman to achieve major success in the white-male-dominated genre of science fiction.

Octavia Butler’s mom was a maid who was only allowed to enter white homes through back doors. It was an experience that would stay with Butler the rest of her life. As an African-American woman writing science fiction, there just weren’t many other people like her working in the genre at the time. If it seems like speculative fiction authors today are a more diverse crowd than other genres, we have tough pioneers like Butler to thank for that.

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Octavia Butler --- (June 1947 – February was an American science fiction writer. Recipient of the Hugo, the Nebula awards, & the first science fiction writer to receive the MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant.

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Including Ken Liu's long-awaited epic fantasy novel, a thought-provoking new Robert Charles Wilson book, and a whole lot of space adventures. Here are all the science fiction and fantasy books to look out for in April!	...bookshelf injection News, Videos, Reviews and Gossip - io9

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April 2015 is full of blockbusters! Including Ken Liu's long-awaited epic fantasy novel, a thought-provoking new Robert Charles Wilson book, and a whole lot of space adventures. Here are all the science fiction and fantasy books to look out for in April!

A couple of years ago, I came across a gorgeous poster from an artist named Ward Shelley. It charted out the entire history of science fiction, from its earliest roots in mythology and legends to...

Take in the entire history of science fiction with this gorgeous poster

A couple of years ago, I came across a gorgeous poster from an artist named Ward Shelley. It charted out the entire history of science fiction, from its earliest roots in mythology and legends to.

Badass feminist science fiction, 11 extremely rare books you wish you could own, and other top bookish news this week.

Badass feminist science fiction, 11 extremely rare books you wish you could own, and other top bookish news this week.

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