Kindred (Websites)

by Octavia E. Butler

Octavia Butler's book touches on topics such as slavery, identity, family history, and science fiction or fantasy as a genre. You may want to read more about these topics! In fact, these issues would be excellent starter ideas for research projects.

Kindred Web Resources

Read more about slavery and its continuing impact:
U.S. population issues, trends, and statistics are presented in an easy-to-use format. Selected topics include Population Estimates and Projections, Education, Race and Ethnicity, Income and Poverty, and Mortality. Produced by the Population Reference Bureau in collaboration with demographer William Frey and his colleagues at the University of Michigan.
FedStats: The gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies
Find statistics published by all the agencies of the Federal government. We recommend using the "Search across agency websites" link.

The Kindred Research Guide is maintained by Mary Chesnut. Suggestions and comments are welcome.

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