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Octavia Butler Wrote a ‘Parable’ That Became a Prophecy — Now It’s Also an Opera

“Octavia Butler’s sci-fi novel Parable of the Sower was published 30 years ago, in 1993. This Afrofuturistic book about a dystopian America set in our time now seems positively prophetic — and a new musical interpretation of Butler’s novel is touring the country.” Read more

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