Octavia's Parables

Octavia's Parables

By adrienne maree brown & Toshi Reagon with Kat Aaron
A podcast diving into Octavia E Butler's Parable of the Sower/Talents, hosted by
Toshi Reagon and adrienne maree brown. Produced by Kat Aaron.
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Parable of the Sower: Chapter 1

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Parable of the Sower: Chapter 3
Toshi and adrienne dig into Chapter 3 of Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the Sower. An astronaut dies on Mars. Mrs. Sims dies at the compound. A new president is elected. We meet the pyros. And as always, questions for you (and your people) to consider.  Support the production of this show on Patreon, at Octavia's Parables.  Follow us on Twitter at @oparables. 
38:27
July 6, 2020
Parable of the Sower: Chapter 2
Toshi and adrienne break down Chapter 2 of Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the Sower. The first trip outside the compound, the baptism, and our first window into hyperempathy. As always, questions for you (and your people) to discuss and consider.  Support the production of this show on Patreon, at Octavia's Parables. Follow us on Twitter at @oparables
39:19
June 29, 2020
Parable of the Sower: Chapter 1
We dive in, with a summary of the first chapter of Parable of the Sower, our analysis, and questions for you (and your people) to consider. Support the production of this show on Patreon, at Octavia’s Parables Follow us on Twitter at @oparables
37:05
June 22, 2020
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This is for you: you students, you organizers, you voters. You who have always meant to read the Parables. You who wonder about our destiny. You searching for pragmatic ways to survive with your people. You Earthseed.  On Octavia E. Butler's birthday, this June 22nd, we are launching a podcast all about the Parables for this moment. One chapter a week, through the 2020 election and beyond. Join us.  Hosted by Toshi Reagon and adrienne maree brown.  Produced by Kat Aaron. 
02:56
June 16, 2020