District 9 has supercharged African science fiction movies

There's a fascinating roundup in Variety of all the African science fiction films in development now, and the success of 2009's District 9 apparently has a lot to do with it. » 1/07/12 3:30pm 1/07/12 3:30pm

Nnedi Okorafor's "Who Fears Death" to become a feature film

This is the first piece of concept art for the movie Who Fears Death, based on the award-winning science fiction novel by Nnedi Okorafor, about post-apocalyptic Africa. » 5/10/11 11:30am 5/10/11 11:30am

Nnedi Okorafor's "Who Fears Death" is a postapocalyptic vision of…

N.K. Jemisin, author of The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, reviews the first adult novel from award-winning writer Nnedi Okorafor. Who Fears Death is a tale of post-apocalyptic Africa, where water is scarce and genocide shapes a young woman's magical abilities. » 6/10/10 8:30am 6/10/10 8:30am