Parable of the Sower Literary Style
Parable of the Sower Literary Techniques
Parable of the Sower Ideas for Group Discussions
Parable of the Sower Topics for Further Study
Parable of the Sower Literary Precedents
Parable of the Sower What Do I Read Next?
Parable of the Sower Bibliography and Further Reading
Johnson, Rebecca O., “African-American, Feminist Science Fiction,” in Sojourner: The Women’s Forum, Vol. 19, No. 6, February 1994, pp. 12–14.
Jonas, Gerald, Review of Parable of the Sower, in New York Times Book Review, January 2, 1994, p. 22.
Miller, Faren, Review of Parable of the Sower, in Locus, December 1993, pp. 17, 19.
See, Lisa, “An Interview with Octavia Butler,” in Publishers Weekly, Vol. 240, No. 50, December 13, 1993, pp. 50–51.
Zaki, Hoda, Review of Parable of the Sower, in Women’s Review of Books, Vol. 11, Nos. 10 and 11, July 1994, pp. 37–38.
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Parable of the Sower Bibliography
Allison, Dorothy. “The Future of Female: Octavia Butler’s Mother Lode.” In Reading Black, Reading Feminist, edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. New York: Meridian, 1990.
Fry, Joan. “ Interview with Octavia Butler.” In Poets and Writers Magazine 25, no. 2 (March/April, 1997): 58-69.
Govan, Sandra Y. “Octavia Butler” in Notable Black American Women. Detroit: Gale, 1992.
Potts, Steven W. “We Keep Playing the Same Record: A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler.” Science Fiction Studies 23 (November, 1996): 331-338.
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