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20 Black Sci-Fi Writers & Filmmakers You Should Know

By Matt Heckler Feb 24, 2014

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It’s Black History Month! You’ll hear a lot about important African American political heroes, brilliant inventors, and world-changing scientists, but we’re here to talk about sci-fi, because that’s kind of what we do! We’ve managed to narrow down a list of twenty really important sci-fi writers and filmmakers that everybody should know about.

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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