FRIENDS OF BLACKSTONE LIBRARY presents

Nicole Mitchell Up Close

Literature as Art

Discussing the influence of Octavia Butler and Afrofuturism

On her art and style

Join Nicole Mitchell along with panelists John Corbett, writer and curator, Corbett vs. Dempsey Gallery, and Madhu Dubey, professor, African American Studies and English, University of Illinois Chicago, exploring afrofuturism’s influence on music, literature, and visual arts.

Wednesday

April 7, 2010

6:00 pm


Blackstone Branch Library

4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

In the Auditorium

Mitchell presents her latest composition, Intergalactic Beings, at MCA on Friday, April 30. It is inspired by Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis trilogy.
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