Ten minutes with…Â is a special series presented by Coode Street that sees readers and booklovers from around the world talk about what they’re reading right now and what’s getting them through these difficult times.
Gary is joined by the wonderful Nalo Hopkinson, who took a few minutes away from a busy semester of suddenly teaching online to chat about the pleasures of hydroponic gardening, catching up on TV shows like Supernatural and The Murdoch Mysteries, her own work on The New Decameron and DC Comics Sandman storyÂ House of Whispers, and Sharon Lewisâ€™s film Brown Girl Begins, inspired by Naloâ€™s novel Brown Girl in the Ring.
Books mentioned include:
- Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson
- House of Whispers (#s 1-22) by Nalo Hopkinson & Dominike Stanton
- How Long Til Black Future Month? byÂ N.K. Jemisin
- A New Decameron: Stories for a Plague YearÂ edited byÂ Jo Walton, Maya Chhabra, & Lauren Schiller
- Parable of the Sower: A Graphic Novel Adaptation byÂ Octavia Butler, Damian Duffy, & John Jennings