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Octavia E. Butler Celebration


Los Angeles Public Library and The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens are celebrating Octavia E. Butler’s birthday in a joint celebration of her work, her legacy, and her community. We hope to see you at all of our virtual events.

The virtual events listed below are all free, open to the public, and family-friendly, ideally for ages 10 and up. Registration is required.

Octavia Lab honors Octavia Butler, bestselling author and acclaimed pioneer of science fiction who broke ground in the male-dominated genre. Download the commemorative coloring page and bookmark (PDF).

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