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Octavia's brood : science fiction stories from social justice movements

Author: Walidah Imarisha; Adrienne M Brown
Publisher: Oakland, CA : AK Press, Consortium Book Sales & Dist, [2015] 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects twenty stories that explore the relationship between movements for social change and speculative fiction.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walidah Imarisha; Adrienne M Brown
ISBN: 9781849352093 1849352097
OCLC Number: 924029456
Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword / Sheree Renée Thomas --
Introduction / Walidah Imarisha --
Revolution shuffle / Bao Phi --
The token superhero / David F. Walker --
the river / adrienne maree brown --
Evidence / Alexis Pauline Gumbs --
Black angel / Walidah Imarisha --
The long memory / Morrigan Phillips --
Small and bright / Autumn Brown --
In spite of darkness / Alixa Garcia --
Hollow / Mia Mingus --
Lalibela / Gabriel Teodros --
Little brown mouse / Tunde Olaniran --
Sanford and sun / Dawolu Jabari Anderson --
Runway blackout / Tara Betts --
Kafka's last laugh / Vagabond --
22XX: one-shot / Jelani Wilson --
Manhunters / Kalamu ya Salaam --
Aftermath / LeVar Burton --
Fire on the mountain / Terry Bisson --
Homing instinct / Dani McClain --
children who fly / Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha --
Star Wars and the American imagination / Mumia Abu-Jamal --
The only lasting truth / Tananarive Due --
Outro / adrienne maree brown.
Responsibility: edited by Walidah Imarisha and Adrienne Maree Brown ; foreword by Sheree Renée Thomas.

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Collects twenty stories that explore the relationship between movements for social change and speculative fiction.

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