You can listen to the June 15th, 2015 Portland Octavia's Brood book release event, held at the Independent Publishing Resource Center and featuring Walidah Imarisha, Gabriel Teodros and David Walker. It was recorded and aired on KBOO community radio:
Listen to the Seattle Public Library' podcast of the Octavia's Brood event there on Aug. 26th, featuring Octavia's Brood co-editor Walidah Imarisha and contributor Gabriel Teodros:
Walidah and her Octavia's Brood co-editor adrienne maree brown participated on a panel on sci fi and organizing at the historic Ferguson is the Future Black science fiction and social change symposium Sept. 14, 2015 at Princeton University. You can watch all of the panels here (Walidah is on the third):
Walidah Imarisha wrote the introduction to political prisoner Jalil Muntaqim's new book of poetry and essays, Escaping the Prism, available now.
Octavia’s Brood Events as Saquan
The 73rd World Science Fiction Convention
August 19-23, 2015
The radio interview Walidah Imarisha did with KBOO Community Radio? about Octavia's Brood, sci fi and social change is up online! You can listen here:
Walidah Imarisha, co-editor of Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements, delivered this keynote entitled "Sankofa, Survival and Science Fiction" at the Portland State University Multicultural Graduation Speech, June 12, 2015 in Portland, Oregon - watch the video here:
Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements, co-edited by Walidah Imarisha and adrienne maree brown, made it to the Teaching for Change 2015 Summer Reading List.
Octavia's Brood co-editors adrienne maree brown and Walidah Imarisha? were interviewed on the OPB State of Wonder? radio show.