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Join co-editors adrienne maree brown and Walidah Imarisha, along with contributing writers Tara Betts, Alexis Pauline Gumbs,Dani McClai, Autumn Brown, Gabriel Teodros, Morrigan Belle Phillips,Tunde Olaniran for the Detroit release of Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements. The book “Octavia’s Brood” will be for sale at this event. Both editors and many contributors will be present to sign your copy!

We will start out with a dramatic reading of the work from 4:30-6:00pm, featuring writers from the Detroit Collective Sci-Fi Writing Salons, original sci-fi films from The James and Grace Lee Boggs School, context from dream hampton, futuristic folk aural landscape from Arlow Xan, harpist Ahya Simone, and St. Zita.

Next will be a thrilling performance by Mic Write, then we will party like it’s the future with DJs including Mike Medow, VJ Oren Goldenberg and a live set from Tunde Olaniran!

These events are part of the 2015 Art X Detroit Festival with Allied Media Projects as our community sponsor!