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AfroSF: Part One

I’m about half way through AfroSF and I must say, I am enjoying it very much!  As usual, curiosity got the best of me, and I ended up doing some research behind… 370 more words

Literature

Robot Girl by Malorie Blackman


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Robot Girl is an Afrofuturistic version of Bernard Beckett’s Genesis for children, populated with a black cast of characters. Genesis is one of my all-time favourite books. 58 more words

Reviews

Donkey of the day (Michelle Rodriguez) (a response by Jack)

Michelle Rodriguez made a comment recently that was spurned by many. She was asked, in jest, would she be the next Green Lantern. The Green Lantern is a popular comic book hero, who is having a movie centered around him and his story line. 987 more words

America

Accepted for #ASA2015: Data and Diaspora Catalogues: Black Life and Death in the Future Space

Excited to join Alex Weheliye, Marisa Parham, Schuyler Esprit, and Kevin Browne on a panel about #dh, data, afrofuturism, and Black/African diaspora studies at the American Studies Association Annual Meeting in Toronto! 239 more words

#DH Research

Listen to My Interview on the Speculative Fiction Cantina with S. Evan townsend on the Writestream Radio Network

This past February, I was a  guest on a great streaming radio program showcasing writers called The Speculative Fiction Cantina—who knew! Check out my interview during which I was co-guest with fellow writer Jim Musgrave. 77 more words

Black Women