afrofuturism

Smoke Signal: Building the Past, the Present, and the Afrofuture

Today’s Afrofuturist art blurs the lines between present and future, fact and fiction, and fantasy and reality.

BitchTapes: Welcome to the Afrofuture

Happy Dirty Computer day! Read more »

We Need More Than Just Crumbs: In Search of Africa’s Afrofuturist Narratives

By honoring Black life in all imaginings of our futures, these films present us with a blueprint for worlds in which where Blackness is honored, period. Read more »

Black to the Future: How Women in Pop Are Carrying the Mantle of Afrofuturism

Afrofuturism is a way to project Blackness into the future—not merely as existing, but as a critical and significant part of it. Read more »

Ytasha Womack on Afrofuturism and the World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy

Afrofuturism is where the past and future meet. Read more »