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

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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

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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

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. 327 more words

New York Times Best Sellers

PRE-ORDER: Boondock Kollage: Stories from the Hip Hop South is Here!

SUPER EXCITED to share that my first book and collection of short stories, Boondock Kollage: Stories from the Hip Hop South, is available for PRE-ORDER! 29 more words

Projects I'm Supporting, Part Three

It’s Black History Month and I’m back with ongoing list of crowd-funding projects and new works I’m supporting. And you should be supporting, too!  216 more words

Octavia Butler's Kindred, adapted by Damian Duffy and John Jennings


More than 35 years after its release, Kindred continues to draw in new readers with its deep exploration of the violence and loss of humanity caused by slavery in the United States, and its complex and lasting impact on the present day. 827 more words

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