Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture – Ytasha L. Womack

“Just what does science fiction have to do with black people?”  Throughout Ytasha Womack’s Afrofuturism the author recounts stories from different Black creators, and one from Octavia Butler stuck with me early on. Author Butler said it never failed that when she attended different conferences that at least one person would ask the above question, […]

Fantasy Favorites

Since I focused more on horror for October (for obvious reasons), I wanted to lean towards sci-fi and fantasy in November. Let’s start with some of my all time favorite fantasy books and movies! Books The Golden Compass (aka Northern Lights) I just recently read His Dark Materials and while I have some opinions  on […]