Planet Deep South is a three- day interdisciplinary colloquium open to all scholars, artists, and graduate students that explore the intellectual and creative expression of African people through a series of panel discussions designed to inspire the inquiry of southern Black cultural production through a historical and speculative lens. Through an Afro-futuristic outlook, thinkers, writers, musicians and artists envision a Pan African world that is diverse yet specific; imagined, yet real,…See More
If you are seeking works with black women elders as protagonists, I recommend:
My own short stories, "Touch" and "Malaika Descending" in my book, SHOTGUN LULLABIES: Stories & Poems (Aqueduct Press, 2011,…"
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A native of Memphis, Sheree Renée Thomas attended Rhodes College, where she first read Octavia E. Butler’s Kindred in a slavery and literature class. She later studied at New York University’s Publishing program and the Frederick Douglass Creative Arts Center in Manhattan. Thomas edited fiction and wrote jacket copy at Random House, reimagining her creative vision. Her groundbreaking black science fiction series, Dark Matter: A Century of Speculative Fiction from the African Diaspora, was named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and winner of the 2001 World Fantasy Award. Dark Matter: Reading the Bones was honored with the 2005 World Fantasy Award. A Clarion West alum, Thomas has been awarded fiction and poetry fellowships from Cave Canem, Ledig House, and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Look for her stories and poems in numerous anthologies and literary journals, and in Shotgun Lullabies, her first chapbook. http://www.aqueductpress.com/
author and editor (Shotgun Lullabies, Dark Matter series, poetry editor at Strange Horizons)
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You have quite a background! Email me in a couple of months, I'd like to look at some of your projects as potential SonicMovies, audio dramas. I'm tied up with a huge project now, a Reparations SonicMovie, and I should be free to look at your work when it's finished.
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