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John Jennings box of bones
Greetings, Dieselfunkateers! John Jennings, artist of the graphic novelization of Octavia Butler's Kindred (done with writer Damian Duffy), took a moment to chat with the Dispatch about the upcoming Box of Bones and to share a bit of Butler news Box of Bones, co-created with Ayize Jama-Everett, is published by Rosarium Publishing.   Cover: Stacey Robinson DD: What[...]
representation panel nycc 2017
Worthy really wants to see Octavia Butler's works made into a movie or show; unfortunately, the rights holder said no, unless Worthy can bring in Will Smith For her part, Womack wants more people to feel empowered to create Too many people stand on the sidelines, afraid it won't be good enough or won't be[...]
'Dawn': Ava DuVernay To Adapt Octavia E. Butler Sci-Fi Novel For TV
King's media company Macro (Fences); with writer-director Victoria Mahoney (American Crime, upcoming Misfits) developing the script. Honored to partner with my friend @VictoriaMahoney + good brother @IAmCharlesDKing to bring legend Octavia Butler's stellar work to screen! pic.twitter.com/2nXeefjxBE — Ava DuVernay (@ava) August 9, 2017 Though a multiple Nebula and Hugo awards-winning author and member of the Science Fiction Hall[...]