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On Parable of the Sower: About Octavia Butler, Including Interviews

About Octavia Butler, Including Interviews

Barnes, Steven, and Tananarive Due. 2006. “All That She Touched.” Black Issues Book Review, June 2006.

Bonobo, Anu. 2006. “Octavia Estelle Butler.” Fifth Estate, Fall 2006.

Boyd, Herb. 2006. “Octavia Butler, Writer of Great Imagination, Is Dead at 58.” New York Amsterdam News, March 2, 2006.

———. 2018. “Octavia Butler, the Doyenne of Sci-Fi.” New York Amsterdam News, September 6, 2018, sec. IN THE CLASSROOM.

Butler, Octavia E. 2010. Conversations with Octavia Butler. Literary Conversations Series. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi.

DeRose, Adam. 2020. “Octavia Butler.” Hill, October 2020.

Due, Tananarive. 2019a. “In Honor of Octavia Butler.” Essence, September 2019.

———. 2019b. “Inside My 90-Minute Visit With Octavia Butler.” Essence, October 4, 2019.

George, Lynell. 2020a. A Handful of Earth, A Handful of Sky: The World of Octavia Butler. Angel City Press.

———. 2020b. “‘A Handful of Earth, A Handful of Sky’ Reveals Octavia E. Butler’s Early Life in Pasadena.” Los Angeles Times, November 11, 2020, sec. Books.

Govan, Sandra Y. 2005a. “Going to See the Woman: A Visit with Octavia E. Butler.” Obsidian III 6/7 (2/1): 14-39,264.

———. 2005b. “Sometimes I Sit Here, and I Wonder... Octavia E. Butler Passed This Way Once 1947-2006.” Obsidian III 6/7 (2/1): 12-13,264.

Hampton, Dream. 2006. “Parable of the Writer.” The Village Voice, March 8, 2006.

Hampton, Gregory. 2006. “In Memoriam: Octavia E. Butler (1947-2006).” Callaloo 29 (2): 246–48.

“Interview: Octavia Butler Reflects on the Year 2001.” 2001. Weekend Edition Saturday, December, 1.

Italie, Hillel. 2020. “Octavia Butler’s ‘Dawn,’ ‘Kindred’ and ‘Parable of the Sower,’ Still Resonate.” USA Today, May 7, 2020.

Jackson, H. Jerome. 1994. “Sci-Fi Tales from Octavia E. Butler.” The Crisis, April 1994.

McHenry, Susan. 1999. “Botherworldly Vision: Octavia Butler.” Essence, February 1999.

Mehaffy, Marilyn, and AnaLouise Keating. 2001. “‘Radio Imagination’: Octavia Butler on the Poetics of Narrative Embodiment.” MELUS 26 (1): 45–76.

NationalBlackTheatre. 2018. Parables In Iteration: A Closer Look At Octavia Butler.

OÇonnor, Margaret Anne. 1984. “Dictionary of Literary Biography -Octavia E. Butler (22 June 1947-).” In Afro-American Fiction Writers After 1955,. Vol. 33. Dictionary of Literary Biography. Gale.

“Octavia Butler:  Publications.” n.d. Octavia E. Butler. Accessed February 12, 2021.

“Octavia Butler: Writing Herself Into The Story.” 2017. Morning Edition, July.

Onion, Rebecca. 2020. “Why So Many Readers Are Turning to Octavia Butler’s Apocalypse Fiction Right Now.” Slate Magazine. September 19, 2020.

Page, Lisa. 2006. “Kindred Spirit: Science Fiction Author Octavia Butler.” The Crisis, June 2006.

Potts, Stephen W., and Octavia E. Butler. 1996. “‘We Keep Playing the Same Record’: A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler.” Science Fiction Studies 23 (3): 331–38.

Reagon, Toshi, and adrienne marie brown. n.d. “‎Octavia’s Parables on Apple Podcasts.” Apple Podcasts. Accessed February 12, 2021.

See, Lisa. 1993. “Octavia E. Butler.” Publishers Weekly 240 (50): 50.

Sieck, Jennifer. 2020. “Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum: Octavia E. Butler’s Typewriter as Time Machine.” Washington Informer, September 17, 2020, sec. LIFESTYLE.

Simpson, Bakari. 2006. “Fallen Author Octavia Butler Not Forgotten in the Realm of Sci-Fi.” Call & Post, April 13, 2006.

Steinem, Gloria. 2016. “Gloria Steinem on Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower.” Earlybirdbooks.Com. February 26, 2016.

Sturgis, Amy H. 2006. “The Parables of Octavia Butler.” Reason, June 2006.

Targeted News Service. 2020. “As Part of Its Centennial Celebration, the Huntington Seeds a New Fellowship in Honor of Octavia E. Butler,” August 20, 2020.

Terry, Jennifer. 2019. “Time Lapse and Time Capsules: The Chronopolitics of Octavia E. Butler’s Fiction.” Women’s Studies 48 (1): 26.

Williams, Juan. 2000. “No Headline In Original.” Talk of the Nation. NPR. 

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