Dawn Sources and ClassicNote Author

  • Whatcott, Jess. "No Selves to Consent: Women’s Prisons, Sterilization, and the Biopolitics of Informed Consent." Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 44.1 (2018): 131-153.

  • Jesser, Nancy. "Blood, Genes and Gender in Octavia Butler's Kindred and Dawn." Extrapolation (Pre-2012), vol. 43, no. 1, 2002, pp. 36-61. ProQuest, http://ezproxy.cul.columbia.edu/login?url=https://www.proquest.com/scholarly-journals/blood-genes-gender-octavia-butlers-kindred-dawn/docview/234921875/se-2?accountid=10226.

  • Mann, Justin Louis. “Pessimistic Futurism: Survival and Reproduction in Octavia Butler’s Dawn.” Feminist Theory, vol. 19, no. 1, Apr. 2018, pp. 61–76, doi:10.1177/1464700117742874.

  • Riley, Meghan K. "‘Your Body Has Made a Different Choice’: Cognition, Coercion, and the Ethics of Consent in Octavia E. Butler’s Lilith’s Brood and Fledgling." Details Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics (ISSN: 2166-5087). October, 2015 3.3 (2015): 113-137.

  • Andrew Plisner (2009) Arboreal dialogics: an ecocritical exploration of Octavia Butler's Dawn, African Identities, 7:2, 145-159, DOI: 10.1080/14725840902808819

  • Moylan, Tom, and Raffaella Baccolini, eds. Dark horizons: Science fiction and the dystopian imagination. Psychology Press, 2003.

  • Peppers, Cathy. "Dialogic Origins and Alien Identities in Butler's Xenogenesis." Science Fiction Studies, March 1995 pp 47-62.

  • Sanders, Joshunda (March 14, 2004). "Interview with Octavia Butler". In Motion Magazine.

  • Newson, Adele S. "Review of Dawn and Adulthood Rites." Black American Literature Forum 23 Summer 1989, pp. 389-396.