Throughline: Octavia Butler


Ayana Jamieson, a lecturer in ethnic and women’s studies and founder of the Octavia E. Butler Legacy Network, was interviewed (starts about 12:30) about the early life of author Octavia Butler and its impact on her writing. This Throughline podcast aired on the National Public Radio program “It’s Been a Minute,” which airs on stations around the country. 

This article was originally published by WAMU Public Radio on February 23, 2021.