Tag: Octavia E. Butler

‘It’s about sending my mind off to some place it hasn’t been before.’

Get to know Octavia E. Butler before this week’s BookTalk, where we will cover her classic novel Kindred. In this wide-ranging interview from The Charlie Rose Show (‘…the nightly PBS program that engages America’s best thinkers‘) she discusses her (then) new book Parable of the … Continue reading ‘It’s about sending my mind off to some place it hasn’t been before.’

2021 dates for your diary – book now for Richard Gwyn, Susan M. Gaines and Octavia E. Butler

Cardiff BookTalk is pleased to announce that free tickets are now available on Eventbrite for the first events of 2021. Richard Gwyn’s The Blue Tent – 3 February 2021 Susan M. Gaines Accidentals – 17 February 2021 Octavia Butler’s Kindred – 3 March 2021 We … Continue reading 2021 dates for your diary – book now for Richard Gwyn, Susan M. Gaines and Octavia E. Butler