Octavia Butler 101: Two scholars on the sci-fi genius who inspired Janelle Monae
Time - 04/04/2018
Twenty-five years ago, author Octavia Butler published her iconic Parable of the Sower with the epigraph: “All that you touch you Change. All that you Change changes you.
For those who have yet to read her books, TIME asked two Butler experts, Northeastern University professor Dr. Moya Bailey and Octavia E. Butler Legacy Network founder Dr. Ayana A.H. Jamieson, which works to start with – and next steps if you already love her novels.