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The Resource Dark matter : a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora, edited by Sheree R. Thomas

Dark matter : a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora, edited by Sheree R. Thomas

Label
Dark matter : a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora
Title
Dark matter
Title remainder
a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sheree R. Thomas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An anthology of African American fantasy, science fiction, and speculative fiction features some forty short stories by Octavia E. Butler, Samuel R. Delany, Tananarive Due, Walter Mosley, Ishmael Reed, Steven Barnes, and others
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Science Fiction, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
008674
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.087609896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S3
LC item number
D35 2000
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thomas, Sheree R
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Speculative fiction, American
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Science fiction, American
  • Speculative fiction, American
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora
Label
Dark matter : a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora, edited by Sheree R. Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • George S. Schuyler
  • separation anxiety
  • Evie Shockley
  • Tasting Songs
  • Leone Ross
  • Can You Wear My Eyes
  • Kalamu ya Salaam
  • Like Daughter
  • Tananarive Due
  • Greedy Choke Puppy
  • Introduction: Looking for the Invisible
  • Nalo Hopkinson
  • Rhythm Travel
  • Amiri Baraka
  • Buddy Bolden
  • Kalamu ya Salaam
  • Aye, and Gomorrah ...
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • Ganger (Ball Lightning)
  • Nalo Hopkinson
  • The Becoming
  • Sister Lilith
  • Akua Lezli Hope
  • The Goophered Grapevine
  • Charles W. Chesnutt
  • The Evening and the Morning and the Night
  • Octavia E. Butler
  • Twice, at Once, Separated
  • Linda Addison
  • Gimmile's Songs
  • Charles R. Saunders
  • At the Huts of Ajala
  • Honorée Fanonne Jeffers
  • Nisi Shawl
  • The Woman in the Wall
  • Steven Barnes
  • Ark of Bones
  • Henry Dumas
  • Butta's Backyard Barbecue
  • Tony Medina
  • Future Christmas (excerpt from the novel The Terrible Twos)
  • Ishmael Reed
  • At Life's Limits
  • The Comet
  • Kiini Ibura Salaam
  • The African Origins of UFOs (excerpt from the novel)
  • Anthony Joseph
  • The Astral Visitor Delta Blues
  • Robert Fleming
  • The Space Traders
  • Derrick Bell
  • The Pretended
  • Darryl A. Smith
  • Hussy Strutt
  • W.E.B. Du Bois
  • Ama Patterson
  • Racism and Science Fiction
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • Why Blacks Should Read (and Write) Science Fiction
  • Charles R. Saunders
  • Black to the Future
  • Walter Mosley
  • Yet Do I Wonder
  • Paul D. Miller a.k.a. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid
  • The Monophobic Response
  • Chicago 1927
  • Octavia E. Butler
  • Jewelle Gomez
  • Black No More (excerpt from the novel)
Control code
ocm43385283
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 427 pages
Isbn
9780446525831
Lccn
00022288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)43385283
Label
Dark matter : a century of speculative fiction from the African diaspora, edited by Sheree R. Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • George S. Schuyler
  • separation anxiety
  • Evie Shockley
  • Tasting Songs
  • Leone Ross
  • Can You Wear My Eyes
  • Kalamu ya Salaam
  • Like Daughter
  • Tananarive Due
  • Greedy Choke Puppy
  • Introduction: Looking for the Invisible
  • Nalo Hopkinson
  • Rhythm Travel
  • Amiri Baraka
  • Buddy Bolden
  • Kalamu ya Salaam
  • Aye, and Gomorrah ...
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • Ganger (Ball Lightning)
  • Nalo Hopkinson
  • The Becoming
  • Sister Lilith
  • Akua Lezli Hope
  • The Goophered Grapevine
  • Charles W. Chesnutt
  • The Evening and the Morning and the Night
  • Octavia E. Butler
  • Twice, at Once, Separated
  • Linda Addison
  • Gimmile's Songs
  • Charles R. Saunders
  • At the Huts of Ajala
  • Honorée Fanonne Jeffers
  • Nisi Shawl
  • The Woman in the Wall
  • Steven Barnes
  • Ark of Bones
  • Henry Dumas
  • Butta's Backyard Barbecue
  • Tony Medina
  • Future Christmas (excerpt from the novel The Terrible Twos)
  • Ishmael Reed
  • At Life's Limits
  • The Comet
  • Kiini Ibura Salaam
  • The African Origins of UFOs (excerpt from the novel)
  • Anthony Joseph
  • The Astral Visitor Delta Blues
  • Robert Fleming
  • The Space Traders
  • Derrick Bell
  • The Pretended
  • Darryl A. Smith
  • Hussy Strutt
  • W.E.B. Du Bois
  • Ama Patterson
  • Racism and Science Fiction
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • Why Blacks Should Read (and Write) Science Fiction
  • Charles R. Saunders
  • Black to the Future
  • Walter Mosley
  • Yet Do I Wonder
  • Paul D. Miller a.k.a. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid
  • The Monophobic Response
  • Chicago 1927
  • Octavia E. Butler
  • Jewelle Gomez
  • Black No More (excerpt from the novel)
Control code
ocm43385283
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 427 pages
Isbn
9780446525831
Lccn
00022288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)43385283

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