The Resource Octavia's brood : science fiction stories from social justice movements, (ebook)

Octavia's brood : science fiction stories from social justice movements, (ebook)

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Octavia's brood : science fiction stories from social justice movements
Title
Octavia's brood
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science fiction stories from social justice movements
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eng
Summary
Whenever we envision a world without war, without prisons, without capitalism, we are producing speculative fiction. Organizers and activists envision, and try to create, such worlds all the time. Walidah Imarisha and adrienne maree brown have brought twenty of them together in the first anthology of short stories to explore the connections between radical speculative fiction and movements for social change. The visionary tales of Octavia's Brood span genres-sci-fi, fantasy, horror, magical realism-but all are united by an attempt to inject a healthy dose of imagination and innovation into our political practice and to try on new ways of understanding ourselves, the world around us, and all the selves and worlds that could be. The collection is rounded off with essays by Tananarive Due and Mumia Abu-Jamal, and a preface by Sheree Ren<U+00da>e Thomas
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Midwest
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808.83/8762
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Imarisha, Walidah
  • Brown, Adrienne M.
  • Thomas, Sheree R.
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  • Butler, Octavia E.
  • Social justice
  • Social change
  • Science fiction
  • Speculative fiction
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adult
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Octavia's brood : science fiction stories from social justice movements, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781849352109
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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MWT11856058
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11856058
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Label
Octavia's brood : science fiction stories from social justice movements, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781849352109
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11856058
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11856058
System control number
MWT11856058
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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