Actor LeVar Burton (Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Reading Rainbow) is featuring several science fiction authors in his podcast tour, LeVar Burton Reads LIVE! including Nnedi Okorafor, Charlie Jane Anders, and Nalo Hopkinson. Each live event includes a conversation with the author and a reading of their story by Burton. Okorafor was featured in an event on March 23, 2018 at the Fourth Presbyterian Church in Chicago IL. Anders will be featured in an event on April 29 at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco CA and Hopkinson will be on May 2, 2018 at the Regent Theater in Los Angeles CA.
Burton’s regular podcast episodes have featured stories by science fiction and fantasy authors including Ray Bradbury, Octavia E. Butler, John Chu, Amal El-Mohtar, Neil Gaiman, Ken Liu, Bruce McAllister, and Haruki Murakami.
For more information, see the LeVar Burton Reads website.
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