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Walidah on Motherboard List of Women in Science/Tech with Mae Jemison!

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Walidah is listed in this Motherboard article about women pushing boundaries in science and tech, right next to Mae Jemison, the first Black woman in space.

CNN Article on Octavia Butler

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Walidah was interviewed for a CNN article about Octavia Butler, her legacy, and vision.

http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/10/living/octavia-butler-radio-imagination-fe...

Celebrating Octavia Butler: A visionary among futurists

Octavia's Brood Listed in Black Sci Fi Timeline

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Octavia's Brood and Walidah Imarisha are the last entry on this timeline of Black sci fi history, that starts in 1859

 http://www.fantasticstoriesoftheimagination.com/a-crash-course-in-the-history-of-black-science-fiction/

PSU Vanguard Article on Keaton Otis Vigils

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Despite tragedy, community prevails

Written by | February 18, 2016

Walidah on Al-Jazeera's The Stream

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Walidah was interviewed on Al-Jazeera's online show The Stream on sci fi and social change. You can watch the video here:

http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/201512101712-0025112

Walidah on No One is Illegal Radio

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Walidah Imarisha does an interview on No One is Illegal Radio about her Octavia's Brood keynote at the Montreal Cultural Shock Conference Nov. 7:

https://soundcloud.com/crln-hng/no-one-is-illegal-radio-interview-with-walidah-imarisha-november-2015

Octavia's Brood Reviewed in Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine

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Octavia's Brood received a positive review in the December 2015 issue of Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine.

You can purchase the physical magazine to read the entire review:

"The talent on display is remarkable... Their passionate voices demand and deserve to be heard; the fervor and confidence and power of their imaginations ensure that they will be."

https://www.sfsite.com/fsf/blog/2015/11/02/editors-note-for-novdec-2015/