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Plundering Black Sun, By Rebecca Roanhorse

...And We Will Plunder Their Prose

Black Sun, by Rebecca Roanhorse Buy it at Amazon!Buy it at Barnes and Noble! Buy it at Books A Million!Buy at at various independent book shops (HINT HINT YOUR BEST OPTION!)Books By Ferrett Steinmetz, Your Humble NarratorCheck 'em out at Amazon!Check 'em out at Barnes and Noble!Check 'em out at Books a Million!Check 'em out at various independent book shops!  Intro/Outro song: Strong Spirits, by Static In VeronaFeedback Welcome At Theferrett@Gmail.comI've never done this beforePlease be gentle 

15mins

28 Apr 2021

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Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse

Judging Book Covers Podcast

Thank you for letting us take some time to deal with personal problems! We are back with an exciting fantasy book called Black Sun. We are so excited to share this book with listeners! Fantasy with gods and cults and massive ships! Meghan and Stephanie discuss how good it is to see a fantasy book where women are allowed to be themselves and where queer and non-binary people are allowed to just exist.  Next Book: The Diviners by Libba Bray Book Riot's Read Harder Challenge Judging Book Covers Podcast stands with the Black Lives Matter movement, and if you are looking for black owned bookshops, please check out these links:  50 in 50 Black Owned Bookstores A More Current List Find us on the web: Twitter | Facebook  | Instagram | Email: judgingcoverspodcast@gmail.com Find our hosts: Meghan's Twitter | Stephanie's Instagram Network Information:  Certain POV Network | Discord Link | 

1hr 7mins

21 Mar 2021

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Rebecca Roanhorse & Weyshoyot Alvitre and Spotlighting Echo

Marvel's Voices

Angélique Roché talks to writer Rebecca Roanhorse and artist Weyshoyot Alvitre two Indigenous American creators and part of the cast of Marvel's first ever comic spotlighting indigenous characters, Marvel's Voices, Indigenous Voices #1.

35mins

8 Mar 2021

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"The Takeback Tango" by Rebecca Roanhorse

LeVar Burton Reads

A teenage thief embarks on a mission to reclaim her people's sacred treasures. First published in A UNIVERSE OF WISHES in 2020 in the United States by Crown Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, a division of Penguin Random House, LLC, New York. Find more from Rebecca at www.rebeccaroanhorse.com. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

41mins

9 Feb 2021

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Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience by Rebecca Roanhorse - Summary, Analysis, Review

The CodeX Cantina

Welcome to the CodeX Cantina where our mission is to get more people talking about books! A loot at Rebecca Roanhorse's short story "Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience." A very unique experience with its second-person narration. Let's talk about Individuality and Group authenticity.  Rebecca Roanhorse Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9wx3uwGDUc&list=PLHg_kbfrA7YDlkJOCIi38_GDvPOWCsn5C Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzdqkkUKpfRIbCXmiFvqxIw?sub_confirmation=1 TABLE OF CONTENTS: 0:00 Introductions 0:41 Publication Info 2:58 Summary 5:18 Analysis  15:52 Wrap Up and Ratings ================================= Books or Stories Mentioned in this Video: "Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience"  Channels Mentioned in this Video: ================================= Do you have a Short Story or Novel you'd think we'd like or would want to see us cover? Submit your entry here: https://forms.gle/41VvksZTKBsxUYQMA You can reach us on Social Media: ▶ http://instagram.com/thecodexcantina ▶ http://twitter.com/thecodexcantina #RebeccaRoanhorse #WelcometoYourAuthenticIndianExperience ====Copyright Info==== Song: Infinite Artist: Valence Licensed to YouTube by: AEI (on behalf of NCS); Featherstone Music (publishing), and 1 Music Rights Societies Free Download/Stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHoqD47gQG8 --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thecodexcantina/support

18mins

26 Jan 2021

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Trail of Lightning // Rebecca Roanhorse

The Night Spice Book Review

Night Spice returns for season 2 with Trail of Lightning, winner of the 2019 Locus Award for Best First Novel.

33mins

24 Jan 2021

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Rebecca Roanhorse, "Black Sun" (Gallery/Saga Press, 2020)

New Books in Science Fiction

The first chapter of Rebecca Roanhorse’s new novel, Black Sun (Gallery/Saga Press, 2020), features a mother and child sharing a tender moment that takes an unexpected turn, ending in violence.It’s a powerful beginning to a story whose characters struggle with the legacies of family expectations, historical trauma, and myth.These three strands are most powerfully manifest in Serapio, the child in the opening scene, who is raised to fulfill a legacy on the day of the convergence, a solar eclipse on the winter solstice. His sole purpose is to avenge a massacre of his mother’s clan, drawing upon magic to carry out the mission. And yet he has never lived among his mother’s clan, nor was he alive when the massacre occurred, raising complex questions about duty, history, and how individuals find meaning in their lives.“Serapio has always been on the outside,” Roanhorse says. “He feels like he has a purpose, a destiny tied up with something pretty dark, that he's doing on behalf of people that don't even know he exists.” Roanhorse explores “what that feels like and what your obligations are even to the point of putting aside your own needs to try to fulfill something that in the long run may not be the best thing for you, but you’ve been set on that path by others. How do you break free of that, if you can, and if you should? I think those are the sort of questions I'm trying to raise that I hope readers struggle with and think about.”Set in a fictional Mesoamerica and inspired by American indigenous and Polynesian cultures, Black Sun is the first book in a planned trilogy. Roanhorse appeared on New Books in Science Fiction in 2018 to talk about Trail of Lightning. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesSupport our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/science-fiction

34mins

14 Jan 2021

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Rebecca Roanhorse, "Black Sun" (Gallery/Saga Press, 2020)

New Books Network

The first chapter of Rebecca Roanhorse’s new novel, Black Sun (Gallery/Saga Press, 2020), features a mother and child sharing a tender moment that takes an unexpected turn, ending in violence.It’s a powerful beginning to a story whose characters struggle with the legacies of family expectations, historical trauma, and myth.These three strands are most powerfully manifest in Serapio, the child in the opening scene, who is raised to fulfill a legacy on the day of the convergence, a solar eclipse on the winter solstice. His sole purpose is to avenge a massacre of his mother’s clan, drawing upon magic to carry out the mission. And yet he has never lived among his mother’s clan, nor was he alive when the massacre occurred, raising complex questions about duty, history, and how individuals find meaning in their lives.“Serapio has always been on the outside,” Roanhorse says. “He feels like he has a purpose, a destiny tied up with something pretty dark, that he's doing on behalf of people that don't even know he exists.” Roanhorse explores “what that feels like and what your obligations are even to the point of putting aside your own needs to try to fulfill something that in the long run may not be the best thing for you, but you’ve been set on that path by others. How do you break free of that, if you can, and if you should? I think those are the sort of questions I'm trying to raise that I hope readers struggle with and think about.”Set in a fictional Mesoamerica and inspired by American indigenous and Polynesian cultures, Black Sun is the first book in a planned trilogy. Roanhorse appeared on New Books in Science Fiction in 2018 to talk about Trail of Lightning. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesSupport our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/new-books-network

34mins

14 Jan 2021

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Rebecca Roanhorse, "Black Sun" (Gallery/Saga Press, 2020)

New Books in Literature

The first chapter of Rebecca Roanhorse’s new novel, Black Sun (Gallery/Saga Press, 2020), features a mother and child sharing a tender moment that takes an unexpected turn, ending in violence.It’s a powerful beginning to a story whose characters struggle with the legacies of family expectations, historical trauma, and myth.These three strands are most powerfully manifest in Serapio, the child in the opening scene, who is raised to fulfill a legacy on the day of the convergence, a solar eclipse on the winter solstice. His sole purpose is to avenge a massacre of his mother’s clan, drawing upon magic to carry out the mission. And yet he has never lived among his mother’s clan, nor was he alive when the massacre occurred, raising complex questions about duty, history, and how individuals find meaning in their lives.“Serapio has always been on the outside,” Roanhorse says. “He feels like he has a purpose, a destiny tied up with something pretty dark, that he's doing on behalf of people that don't even know he exists.” Roanhorse explores “what that feels like and what your obligations are even to the point of putting aside your own needs to try to fulfill something that in the long run may not be the best thing for you, but you’ve been set on that path by others. How do you break free of that, if you can, and if you should? I think those are the sort of questions I'm trying to raise that I hope readers struggle with and think about.”Set in a fictional Mesoamerica and inspired by American indigenous and Polynesian cultures, Black Sun is the first book in a planned trilogy. Roanhorse appeared on New Books in Science Fiction in 2018 to talk about Trail of Lightning. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesSupport our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/literature

34mins

14 Jan 2021

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106: Rebecca Roanhorse, author of Black Sun

Feminist Book Club: The Podcast

“What I’m always trying to do is make sure Indigenous people show up in narratives of the future.” - Rebecca Roanhorse Rebecca Roanhorse is the New York Times bestselling author of Trail of Lightning, Storm of Locusts, Star Wars: Resistance Reborn, and Race to the Sun. She has won the Nebula, Hugo, and Locus Awards for her fiction, and was the recipient of the 2018 Astounding (formerly Campbell) Award for Best New Writer. Her latest book, Black Sun, is out now. She lives in New Mexico with her family. Connect with Rebecca on her website, Twitter, or Instagram. Rebecca's book recommendations:  anything that's won a Hugo Award, especially A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir Shop all our authors' books and book recommendations on our Bookshop.org page! -- Check out our Read. Resist. Vote. series featuring progressive woman candidates. We donate 5% of all our sales to a different feminist organization each month. Our November charity is Native Women's Wilderness. Get $5 off your Feminist Book Club Box with the code PODCAST at feministbookclub.com/shop. Our November book of the month is BRAIDING SWEETGRASS by Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer.   --   Website: http://www.feministbookclub.com Instagram: @feministbookclubbox Twitter: @fmnstbookclub Facebook: /feministbookclubbox Pinterest: feministbookclub Goodreads: Renee // Feminist Book Club Box and Podcast Email newsletter: http://bit.ly/FBCemailupdates Bookshop.org shop: Feminist Book Club Bookshop -- This podcast is produced on the native land of the Dakota and Ojibwe peoples. Logo and web design by Shatterboxx  Editing support from Phalin Oliver Original music by @iam.onyxrose

33mins

29 Oct 2020

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