Free Thinking | Octavia Butler’s Kindred
Based on Kindred by Octavia E Butler
Gerry Canavan, Nisi Shawl and Irenosen Okojie join Shahidha Bari to discuss Octavia Butler, the American who became the first science-fiction writer to gain a MacArthur Fellowship.Tweet
Sunday Feature | Afterwords: Octavia E Butler
In the last episode of this series the words of celebrated science fiction and fantasy writer Octavia E Butler take us on a journey of discovery.
Proms | The Handmaid's Tale
Veteran war reporter Kate Adie and novelist Aminatta Forna discuss Margaret Atwood's groundbreaking feminist novel, 'The Handmaid's Tale', twenty five years after its publication, in which a religious revolution has overthrown the American government.