Dark Matter: A Century of Speculative Fiction from the African Diaspora

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Grand Central Publishing, Jul 18, 2000 - Fiction - 448 pages
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This volume introduces black science fiction, fantasy, and speculative fiction writers to the generations of readers who have not had the chance to explore the scope and diversity among African-American writers.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A first anthology of speculative fiction by black writers: 25 stories, 3 novel excerpts, and 5 essays, the oldest piece an 1887 tale of a bewitched vineyard, the majority from this year. Included are ... Read full review

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User Review  - anyanwubutler - LibraryThing

It’s a great book, worth the wait. The one wish I could have for it is that Samuel Delany, Octavia Butler and Charles Saunders wrote new stories for this volume. What each of them, plus Walter Mosely ... Read full review

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