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CANCELED - Playbook of the Sower: Octavia E. Butler as a Guide for World-Building

Date: 
Wed., May. 27, 2020 | 3:15 p.m.–7 p.m.
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Location: 
Haaga Hall
Event Notes: 
EVENT CANCELED
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Two participatory public programs draw on the work of speculative fiction writer Octavia E. Butler as creative inspiration for building a better world.

- Building Futures with Butler (3:15–5:15 p.m.) In this roundtable workshop, facilitated by Kamal Sinclair, executive director of the Guild of Future Architects, and other Guild members, participants collaborate in small groups to develop speculative historiographies and design better futures.
- Remixing Radio Imagination (5:45–7 p.m.) DJ Lynnée Denise hosts an interactive, multimedia presentationthatconnects music and scholarship in a sonic and visual meditation that places Butler in conversation with writers, musicians, and visual artists in the African diaspora.