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This is also Afrofuturism. Immersed in the building of a larger, collective future, our young people are leading the way to new ways of thinking about our place in technology and science. Let’s support them as they climb up the ladder towards success.
We can and do make films. This is also Afrofuturism.
ESSAY: THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC – WordUp – kalamu’s words. Read this essay and ask yourself this question: how often have you felt as if you’ve engaged in one long battle with a language that seems to alienate you from your own sense of self? Can we, as Tricky once rapped, “manage” or “create our own” with the Master’s language?