“Childfinder”

Title“Childfinder”
Year for Search2014
AuthorsButler, Octavia E[stelle](1947-2006)
Secondary TitleUnexpected Stories
Date Published2014
PublisherOpen Road
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsAfrican-American author, Female author
Annotation

The story has a brief introductory statement that “Psi could have put the human race on the road to utopia,” but the dystopian story is about racial prejudice among the psi.

Info Notes

With a “Foreword” by Walter Mosley, an “Afterword by Merrilee Heifetz, and “A Biography of Octavia E. Butler.” The story was intended for Harlan Ellison’s unpublished Last Dangerous Visions.

Holding Institutions

Ebook

Author Note

African American female author (1947-2006).

Full Text

2014 Butler, Octavia E[stelle] (1947-2006). “Childfinder.” In her Unexpected Stories. New York: Open Road. With a “Foreword” by Walter Mosley, an “Afterword by Merrilee Heifetz, and “A Biography of Octavia E. Butler.” The story was intended for Harlan Ellison’s unpublished Last Dangerous Visions. EBook

The story has a brief introductory statement that “Psi could have put the human race on the road to utopia,” but the dystopian story is about racial prejudice among the psi. African-American female author.