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Nisi Shawl


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Nisi Shawl is an African-American writer, editor, and journalist. She is best known as an author of science fiction and fantasy short stories who writes and teaches about how fantastic fiction might.
 
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Short stories
The Rainses' (1995)


Awards
James Tiptree, Jr. Award Best Book winner (2008) : Filter House
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel nominee (2017) : Everfair
Nebula Awards Best Novel nominee (2017) : Everfair


Nisi Shawl recommends
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The Freedom Maze (2001)
Delia Sherman
"The Freedom Maze is deep, meaningful fun."
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Tropic of Kansas (2017)
Christopher Brown
"This stunning novel of a time all too easily imaginable as our own highlights a few of the keen-voiced, brave-souled women and men who balance like subversive acrobats on society’s whirling edges... Read it to burn with the joy of realistic hope."

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