Radio Imagination

Radio Imagination Catalog
Produced by Clockshop

Radio Imagination: Artists and Writers in the Archive of Octavia E. Butler documents Clockshop’s yearlong celebration of the life and work of science fiction writer Octavia E. Butler.

This limited edition catalog marks the first publication of newly commissioned poetry and creative nonfiction by Tisa Bryant, Lynell George, Robin Coste Lewis, and Fred Moten, and highlights works in many mediums by Laylah Ali, Malik Gaines and Alexandro Segade, Lauren Halsey, Mendi + Keith Obadike, Connie Samaras and Cauleen Smith. The catalog also includes an unprecedented number of images from the Octavia E. Butler Collection, courtesy of the Huntington Library and the Estate of Octavia E. Butler.

This book is available on our website here and may be available at Skylight Books, Eso Won, Stories, Vroman’s, the Huntington Store, Pioneer Works, Alley Cat Books, the Underground Museum, the Hammer Store, or the Library Store.

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