SciFi writer Octavia E. Butler’s ‘Kindred’ is now a graphic novel

Hugo & Nebula award winner Octavia E. Butler’s bestselling masterpiece ‘Kindred’ was published more than three decades ago.

Octavia E. Butler (Source: IndieWire)
Octavia E. Butler (Source: IndieWire)

The novel has become even more popular because it has now been adapted into a graphic novel.

Kindred is about Dana being transported from the 1970’s to 1800’s, where slavery is a part of normal life.

The time traveling Dana discovers the true horrors of slavery. She and her ancestors are subjected to all kinds of humiliation and torture at the hands of the slave owners.

The oppression that she has to bear is devastating.

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