Dark Matter (series)

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Dark Matter is an anthology series of science fiction, fantasy, and horror stories and essays produced by people of African descent. The editor of the series is Sheree Thomas. The first book in the series, Dark Matter: A Century of Speculative Fiction from the African Diaspora (2000), won the 2001 World Fantasy Award for Best Anthology. The second book in the Dark Matter series, Dark Matter: Reading the Bones (2004), won the World Fantasy Award for Best Anthology in 2005. A forthcoming third book in the series is tentatively named Dark Matter: Africa Rising.

Book I Contents[edit]

Dark Matter: A Century of Speculative Fiction from the African Diaspora
Dark Matter I.jpg
Cover of first edition (hardcover)
Author Sheree R. Thomas
Country United States
Language English
Genre Science fiction anthology
Publisher Warner Aspect
Publication date
2000
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 448 pp
ISBN ISBN 978-0-446-52583-1 (first edition, hardcover)
OCLC 43385283
813/.087609896073 21
LC Class PS648.S3 D37 2000

Stories[edit]

Essays[edit]

Reviews[edit]

Awards[edit]

Book II Contents[edit]

Dark Matter: Reading the Bones
Dark Matter 2.jpg
Cover of first edition (hardcover)
Author Sheree R. Thomas
Country United States
Language English
Genre Science fiction novel
Publisher Warner Aspect
Publication date
2004
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 416 pp
ISBN ISBN 978-0-446-69377-6 (first edition, paperback)

Stories[edit]

Essays[edit]

  • Jewelle Gomez, "The Second Law of Thermodynamics"
  • Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu, "Her Pen Could Fly: Remembering Virginia Hamilton"
  • Carol Cooper, "Celebrating the Alien: The Politics of Race and Species in the Juveniles of Andre Norton"

Reviews[edit]

Awards[edit]

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