Afrofuturism is on the Radar once again, and this time we explore its relationship to Cyberpunk, a related Science Fiction genre.
Cyberpunk is a…
I've been a member here for awhile, but this is the first time that I am actually posting. I am so excited to find a Africana Community that is focused on science fiction because I have always loved Science Fiction and Fantasy and have always been so disappointed that none of my favorite characters have ever looked like me.
My dream is to write science fiction books, I'm particularly interested in YA novels and I am hoping to meet fellow YA writers who I can dialogue…Continue
Added by Author: Rory M Smith on December 30, 2010 at 2:50am — No Comments
Killinger Corporation was the chief exporter of military arms to distant star systems. Since most of the worlds that were desirable to Humanity were often already populated with other life forms, Humans had a tendency to shoot first, and ask for permission to live there,…Continue
I recently contacted Jennifer Marie Brisset, a Jamaican-American Speculative writer. You can visit her website at: http://www.jennbrissett.com/. Recently, she gave me list of writers of African descent that are making a splash.
Karen Lord (Barbados)…
Any research, graduate students, theorists out there? I'm not involved with this journal, but wanted to share this announcement.
Race and Ethnicity in Fandom deadline extension
Special issue: Race and Ethnicity in Fandom (DEADLINE EXTENDED)…
Happy New Year (to come)!
Check out my latest blog post, Planes of Immanence, which explores the Black Atlantic cultural movement of Afrofuturism as a common plane of immanence on which all minds, all bodies and all individuals are situated. This is a revision to my most recent research paper,…Continue
Added by NettieB on December 26, 2010 at 9:46am — No Comments
Name: Arly Elsor Fiedan
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Family: Elsor Wanis (Father) and Fiedan Pransi (Mother)
Personality: Outspoken, critical and brutally honest. She never holds back with her opinions. She holds herself and others to impossibly high standards. She is diligent and works as hard as she can to be the best that she can.
Beliefs: She believes in justice and equality for all. And…Continue
Added by Ellis Grace Passerine on December 23, 2010 at 1:29pm — No Comments
Episode Ninety-Seven: CRASH AND BURN--HOW SOME OF TELEVISION'S HOTTEST SHOWS FELL FROM GRACE
Way back in Episode Ten, Tom expressed his extreme distaste for the show Heroes--and now the Boys Outta Brooklyn take the show's ignoble demise to examine a number of shows that were overnight sensations...and becomes overnight failures not long after. From Moonlighting to Twin Peaks to Millenium to...yes, even Heroes, Tom and Derrick discuss the…
Added by Derrick Ferguson on December 20, 2010 at 12:24pm — No Comments
Take a look at my new web. www.authorrorymsmith.com you can by my new Sci-Fi book. King Clayshon The Freedom Maker
Added by Author: Rory M Smith on December 20, 2010 at 1:57am — No Comments
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The new PULPWORK PRESS site http://www.pulpwork.com/ is now live and open for business! Just like with the old site, the new one is the place to be for all the latest news on existing and upcoming PULPWORK PRESS titles. It’s the one stop shopping for info on how to purchase our titles, upcoming contests and reviews of our books.…
Added by Derrick Ferguson on December 18, 2010 at 11:58am — No Comments