From ‘Parable of the Sower’ to ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ these works of visionary fiction will help you conceptualize and create a more just world

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A strain of science fiction called visionary fiction empowers activists, artists, and organizers to seed a better future

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Walidah Imarisha

Writer, public scholar, educator. Co-editor of Octavia’s Brood and author of Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison & Redemption.

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