Archive for: Xenogenesis

Is Survival Always the Best Option? Pessimism, Anti-Natalism and Bloodchildren

Race suicide as moral good.

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Octavia Butler — Best and Worst

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

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Deus Ex Machina By Alien

The forthcoming Xenogenesis film.

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Ugliness, Empathy, and Octavia Butler

On not wanting to read about creepy crawly things.

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Alien Submission

In Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis, humans tried empowerment. They built powerful bombs and more powerful bombs, and finally they all killed each other. Clearly, it’s time to try something else.

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