Gerry Canavan

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Octavia Butler’s Favorite Calvin & Hobbes Strip, Probably

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Alongside her Star Trek fan fiction (!), today in the Butler archives I found a typed-out transcription of this classic Calvin & Hobbes strip appended to a draft of a c. 2000 speech entitled “Fixing the World.” I think it must have been her planned opener. It’s a little bit on the nose…


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December 16, 2013 at 5:31 pm