Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci Fi & Fantasy Culture by Ytasha L. Womack (Oct 2013) www.iafrofuturism.com
Vanderbilt Divinitiy School hosts the historic Afrofuturism & Black Theology Conference. This event will be held Oct. 24 in the Vanderbilt Divinity School Reading Room, 8am – 4:30pm in Nashville, TN. George Clinton, singer, songwriter and mastermind of the Parliament-Funkadelic collective, will be featured speaker.
Ytasha Womack, author of Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci Fi Culture and Fantasy will be among the impressive list of presenters.
The event is co-sponsored by the Kelly Miller Smith Institute on Black Church Studies; Carpenter Program in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality; Cal Turner Program for Moral Leadership in the Professions; GOOD MEN; Black Seminarians; African American and Diaspora Studies and Research Center; Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center; and Nashville chapter of the Children’s Defense Fund. Hope to see you there!