The Visions of Octavia Butler

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An article introducing readers to the worlds that made Octavia Butler and the worlds she made.

artwork by Ainslee Alem Robson
text by Lynell George
produced and edited by the New York Times

reconstructed spaces and objects

Octavia Butler Mural, Pasadena
Los Angeles Central Library, Downtown LA
Octavia Butler Landing Site at the Jezero Crater, Mars
Cotton Field, Maryland
Pomegranate Tree, Pasadena
1960s Bus
Forest ravaged by fire, Colorado

selected stills from the development process


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