#StokersSoWhite: 2016-2018, the fall of tokenism at the HWA
Black voices in speculative fiction aren’t new, but awareness of our participation in sci-fi, horror and fantasy is on the rise. This is partially due to the scandals and also to the increase in Black audiences in the sci-fi, fantasy and horror television and motion picture industries.
#HugosSoWhite: The literary convention diversity scandals
When there aren’t enough Black folks doing the writing, Black characters are written by white writers with all the inherent biases.