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Octavia Butler was one of my favorite writers. I always thought of her as the accidental science fiction writer. She wrote about bigotry and love and humanity, and it just happened to be in a speculative future. I wonder if anyone will ever fill her niche.
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Date:February 27th, 2006 12:25 am (UTC)
That's very sad. A definite void. The world is a shade less interesting.
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Date:February 27th, 2006 12:40 am (UTC)
oh my god. that's so sad. I owe my first scholarly article to her amazing writing....
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