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Strange matings

Rebecca J. Holden

Strange matings

science fiction, feminism, African American voices, and Octavia E. Butler

by Rebecca J. Holden

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Science fiction,
  • African Americans in literature,
  • Intellectual life,
  • History and criticism,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • African American authors,
  • American fiction,
  • African Americans

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Rebecca J. Holden and Nisi Shawl
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 314 pages
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27148769M
    ISBN 101619760371
    ISBN 109781619760370
    LC Control Number2013934568
    OCLC/WorldCa845236093

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Holden and Nisi Shawl. Excerpt 1 from "A conversation with Octavia E. Butler" / Nisi Shawl. Part one. Patterns of kinship: on Butler's Patternist series and Kindred. Strange Matings Science Fiction, Feminism, African American Voices, and Octavia E. Butler (Book): Baker & TaylorCollects reminiscences and personal essays, poems, correspondence, photographs, and interviews of Octavia Butler and her works, discussing how she changed the genre of science fiction and helped empower other writers.

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