afrofuturisms many (mis)identifications

Many Afrofuturist authors are described as sci-fi and Afro-surrealist, magical realist and fantasy, simply because their work links science, nature, and magic as one. Ytasha L. Womack, Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture (2013)

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samueldelany: LeVar Burton, on twitter: “Met a literary hero last week. Samuel R. Delany. This man right here, wrote his way into the vanguard of speculative fiction. His writing literally comprises part of my spiritual DNA.” swoon!