Edited by Adrienne Maree Brown and Walidah Imarisha.
Whenever we try to envision a world without war, without violence, without prisons, without capitalism, we are engaging in an exercise of speculative fiction. Organizers and activists struggle tirelessly to create and envision another world, or many other worlds, just as science fiction does… so what better venue for organizers to explore their work than through writing original science fiction stories? Co-editors adrienne maree brown and Walidah Imarisha offer us Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements, as a way to uncover the truths buried in the fantastical – and to inject a healthy dose of the fantastical into our search for truth.
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“Our radical imaginations are under siege and this text is the rescue mission.”Ruha Benjamin
Wednesday, April 18th Lee Maracle, My Conversations with Canadians 12:30-1:50, Fairhaven Auditorium Co-Sponsored by Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Mark Your Calendars! Lee Maracle is a Sto:Loh nation; grandmother of four, mother of four who was born in...