A Celebration of the 2008-09 CR/HSU Book of the Year will be held in the HSU Library Lobby on November 6, 2008 at 7-9 PM. Award-winning author Nalo Hopkinson will discuss Octavia Butler’s work, why it is important, and Black and other non-traditional voices in the literatures of science fiction and fantasy. She will also read from and comment on her own work, and participate in a Question and Answer session. A book-signing will be managed by the HSU Bookstore, and the Library will serve refreshments. All are welcome!
Ms. Hopkinson’s appearance is being sponsored by Campus Dialogue on Race, the Office of Academic Affairs, the Office of Student Affairs, the HSU Library and the HSU Bookstore. for more information, see the event flyer.