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Literacy in Octavia Butler's "Kindred"

Note: For this post, I will use Duffy and Jennings’ adaptation of Butler’s Kindred. I have read Butler’s novel, but it has a been a few years. 1,195 more words

American Literature

Conveying Emotion in Duffy and Jennings' Adaptation of Octavia Butler's "Kindred"

One of the key aspects of reading comics and graphic novels is paying attention not just to the words but also to the visual images that accompany them. 1,292 more words

American Literature

2013: Afrofuturistic

John Jennings: cover art for Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci Fi & Fantasy Culture
by Ytasha L. Womack (2013) (here)

John Jennings (Ireland)

John Jennings from Galway City, Ireland, sent us his “Manga Blue”. John is visual artist interested in manga, card art, haiku, poetry and flash fiction. He contributed his postal art to many various mail art projects as well as PaperGirl projects around the world.

Mail Art

The Politics of Time: Neo-Slave Protest and Post-Race Consciousness in Octavia E. Butler’s Kindred

Introduction

In their 2013 exhibit entitled “Black Kirby: In Search of the Motherboxx Connection,” comic artists John Jennings and Stacey Robinson included a painting of Octavia E. 9,729 more words

Literature

The Politics of Time: Neo-Slave Protest and Post-Race Consciousness in Octavia E. Butler’s Kindred

Introduction

In their 2013 exhibit entitled “Black Kirby: In Search of the Motherboxx Connection,” comic artists John Jennings and Stacey Robinson included a painting of Octavia E. 9,729 more words

Literary Criticism

KINDRED by Octavia E. Butler Damian Duffy John Jennings

Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Octavia E. Butler, Damian Duffy, John Jennings, No. 1 bestselling book of New York Times Best Sellers. A woman travels through time — from the 1970s to the pre-Civil War era — in this adaptation of Butler’s 1979 novel. 1,012 more words

New York Times Best Sellers