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Ava DuVernay Is Developing Octavia Butler's 'Dawn' Into a Television Series

Octavia Butler's novel 'Dawn' is being adapted into a television series by Ava DuVernay.

With HBOs recent announcement of the controversial upcoming drama, Confederate, and Will Packer's upcoming Amazon series, Black America, there's no doubt that the genre of speculative fiction is experiencing a major resurgence.

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The Butler Effect: How Octavia Butler Changed My Life

Excerpt from a new anthology of writing about sci fi author Octavia Butler and her power to transform lives.