The genre of speculative fiction enjoys immense popularity and captivates a diverse audience. Within this genre, readers are exposed to an expansive array of themes, such as fantastical or, futuristic settings, space exploration, supernatural elements, apocalyptic scenarios, reimagined historical narratives, and much more. Speculative fiction can often be described as “what if ” books, where an author reinvents a law or rule of our society or world, and then writes from there.
Storytelling is a defining hallmark of Native culture, its deep-rooted significance is an integral part of our rich traditions. It is crucial not only to depict Native stories from past and present perspectives but also to incorporate the unique lens of speculative fiction into those narratives.