A Sci-Fi Curriculum is a multimedia reading group discussing womxn and BIPOC Speculative Fiction with a queer lens. We get together once every 3 months to discuss an ecology of books, films and artworks, often in conjunction to physical shows, events and artist talks.
Session 1 (April 2022):
🌿 Entangling the Forest 🪱Discussing Ursula Le Guin's The Word for World is Forest, All Watched Over By Machines of Loving Grace by Adam Curtis, and Re-reading Ursula K. Le Guin’s SF: The Daoist Yin Principle in Ecofeminist Novels by Amy Chan Kit-Sze
Session 2 (July 2022):
💭 Speech to Realities 👽Discussing Timothy Morton’s Hyperobject, Native Tongue by Suzette Haden Elgin, and Arrival (2016), ft. an artist talk by Sherie Sitauze
Session 3 (October 2022):
🦑 Glitch, Mutate, Dissolve to Water ❄️Discussing Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer, We Are All At Sea by Astrida Neimanis, Glitch Feminism by Legacy Russel, and listening to Triptych (1978) by Eliane Radigue, ft food & drink by culinary artist Fenella Brereton.