Ch 9: The Works of Octavia Butler

About This Chapter

This engaging chapter provides a detailed overview of the works of Octavia Butler. Get to grips with the characters, plots and possible interpretations of a range of texts, including ''Wild Seed'' and ''Dawn''.

The Works of Octavia Butler Chapter Summary

Gain useful insight into a number of texts by the American writer Octavia Butler using these structured lessons. You'll cover works such as:

  • Wild Seed
  • Dawn
  • Adulthood Rites
  • Imago
  • The Evening and the Morning and the Night

Every lesson is taught by an expert instructor and is designed to help you study as efficiently as possible. You can use these lessons to supplement a range of other literature-related courses - check out the full list below.

How to Use this Chapter

Use these lessons as a study aid while you prepare for an upcoming literature exam or simply to find out more about a specific work that interests you. The lessons in this chapter can be viewed in any order and allow you to study at your own pace and according to your own needs. Take advantage of the short self-assessment quizzes available at the end of each lesson to ensure you retain what you've learned.

You can also use the lessons in tandem with our other literature courses, including:

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