Events Calendar

Events are free and take place in a variety of locations and formats. The Museum is committed to accessibility for all visitors. Our efforts are ongoing. To request an accommodation for an upcoming event, please contact the Museum in advance at or 785.864.4710.

November 29



10AM – 5PM
Spencer Museum of Art

Participate in a live marathon reading of Octavia Butler’s “Parable of the Sower” taking place over two days at the Spencer Museum. Experience Butler's world-building within the visually inspiring “Black Writing” exhibition. Copies of the book will be available.

Sponsored By: J. Wayne and Elsie M. Gunn Center for the Study of Science Fiction, KU Common Book Program, Spencer Museum of Art, History of Black Writing, Department of English