Art, Futurism, and the Black Imagination



What Is Afrofuturism?



In a new video series for The Root, we meet some of the leading voices in the Afrofuturist movement, which examines the black future through music, media, mythology and so much more.

Afrofuturism: reimagining science and the future from a black perspective

By examining ‘race as a technology’, panelists discussed how Afrofuturism reclaims ownership over black identity with art, culture and political resistance