Dark Matter (series)


Dark Matter (series)

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 third book in the series is forthcoming, tentatively named Dark Matter: Africa Rising.

Contents

Book I Contents

Dark Matter: A Century of Speculative Fiction from the African Diaspora  
Dark Matter I.jpg
Cover of first edition (hardcover)
Author(s) Sheree R. Thomas
Country United States
Language English
Genre(s) Science fiction novel
Publisher Warner Aspect
Publication date 2000
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 448 pp
ISBN ISBN 9780446525831 (first edition, hardcover)
OCLC Number 43385283
Dewey Decimal 813/.087609896073 21
LC Classification PS648.S3 D37 2000

Stories

Essays

Reviews

Awards

Book II Contents

Dark Matter: Reading the Bones  
Dark Matter 2.jpg
Cover of first edition (hardcover)
Author(s) Sheree R. Thomas
Country United States
Language English
Genre(s) Science fiction novel
Publisher Warner Aspect
Publication date 2004
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 416 pp
ISBN ISBN 9780446693776 (first edition, paperback)

Stories

Essays

  • 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

Awards

See also

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