CONvergence is an annual convention about Science Fiction and Fantasy, held at the Doubletree Hilton and the Sheraton in Bloomington, Minnesota. This year's theme is To Infinity and Beyond: Epic Tales of Space Opera. Today I was on two panels, "Speculative Fiction Against Colonialism" and "Avoiding Tokenism in Comics & Sci Fi Characters" - in both of the panels, I said that I would gather the books and/or sources that were discussed and put them up on here.
Speculative Fiction Against Colonialism
Avoiding Tokenism in Comics & Sci Fi Characters
List of books and comics:
Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond
Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie
Buffalo Soldier by Maurice Broaddus
Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler
Walking the Clouds: An Anthology of Indigenous Science Fiction
Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture by Ytasha L. Womack
Sioux Falls by Z.M.Thomas
Panelists: Gabriela Santiago, Rob Callahan (mod), Justin Grays
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