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Octavia Butler Conference San Diego

Walidah will be presenting and participating in the Octavia Butler conference in San Diegoe June 3-5.

UCSD Cross-Cultural Center

2 Fl Price Center East, La Jolla, California 92093

Join us in a celebration of Octavia E Butler’s life and work for the “Shaping Change: Remembering Octavia E. Butler Through Archives, Art, and Worldmakiing” from June 3-5, 2016 at UCSD.

Featuring talks by:

  • Adrienne Maree Brown
  • Aimee Bahng
  • Alexis Lothian
  • M. Asli Dukan
  • Ayana Jamieson
  • Krista Franklin
  • Lisa Bolekaja
  • Melanie West
  • Moya Bailey
  • Nisi Shawl
  • Ola Ronke
  • Rasheedah Phillips
  • Shelley Streeby
  • Sophia Echavarria
  • Ted Chaing
  • Walidah Imarisha

This event is sponsored by the Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination;The Clarion Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers' Workshop at UCSD; The Octavia E. Butler Legacy Network; UCSD's Culture Art & Technology/Sixth College
Social Sciences; Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion;
Deptartments of Theater and Dance, Ethnic Studies, Literature, Humanites, and Critical Gender Studies

Earlier Event: May 27
Later Event: November 2
Walidah Speaking at Stanford University