Archive for June, 2014

How Do You Say “Love” in Alien, or Vice Versa?

Speaking difference in Octavia Butler’s “Speech Sounds” and Laura Kinsale’s “Flowers From the Storm”

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Octavia Butler — Best and Worst

“Dawn” favorite; “Wild Seed” not so much; what about you?

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Utilitarian Review 6/28/14

This week’s blogging and links.

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Deus Ex Machina By Alien

The forthcoming Xenogenesis film.

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Power, Change and Science Fiction

Octavia Butler and writing on the margins.

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Ugliness, Empathy, and Octavia Butler

On not wanting to read about creepy crawly things.

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Octavia Butler Roundtable Index

A chronological list of posts.

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