Octavia Butler Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

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Octavia Butler

This Biography is about one of the best Novelist Octavia Butler including his Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Octavia Butler
Real Name Octavia Butler
Profession Science Fiction Writers, Novelists
Nick Name Junie, Genius Grant
Famous as Science Fiction Writer
Nationality American
Personal Life of Octavia Butler
Born on 22 June 1947
Birthday 22nd June
Died At Age 58
Sun Sign Cancer
Born in Pasadena
Died on 24 February 2006
Place of death Seattle
Grouping of People African American Authors
Diseases & Disabilities Dyslexia
Family Background of Octavia Butler
Father Laurice Butler
Mother Octavia M. Butler
Married No
Education California State University, Los Angeles, Pasadena City College University of California,, Los Angeles, John Muir High School
Awards MacArthur Fellowship Nebula Award for Best Novel Hugo Award for Best Short Story

Hugo Award for Best Novelette Nebula Award for Best Novelette

Personal Fact of Octavia Butler

One of the first African-American woman writers to receive critical-acclaim as a major writer in the genre of science-fiction, Octavia Butler is popularly called the Grand Dame Of Science Fiction. She is also the first science-fiction writer to receive the MacArthur Fellowship and is also the recipient of the prestigious Hugo and Nebula awards. She was born into a humble family and lost her father while still an infant. Her mother worked as a maid to support the family financially.

As a child, she was rather shy but developed a love for reading and writing science fiction. Most of her books contain a blend of both science fiction and elements of African-American spirituality. Her first published novel, Patternmaster resulted in a volume of novels called, Patternist series. Some of her other acclaimed books include, ‘Parable of the Sower’, ‘Kindred’, ‘Parable of the Talents’, the Lilith’s Brood’ science fiction trilogy and the award winning short story collection, ‘Bloodchild and Other Stories’. She attended the Screenwriter’s Guild Open Door Program and the Clarion Science Fiction Writers’ Workshop.

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