Afrofuturism is sparking great conversations on identity. On Thursday, Dec 3, New America's FutureTense will host "Afrofuturism: The Future of Black Identity" Panel. The event will be held at 156 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10010, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm. The panel features Afrofuturism author and Bar Star City director Ytasha L. Womack; Michael Bennett, Principal Investigator, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Arizona State University; DJ and Artist Juliana Huxtable;
Walé Oyéjidé, Designer and Creative Director, Ikire Jones; and Aisha Harris Staff writer for Slate. "This will be a thrilling panel," says Ytasha. "Exploring the future of black identity is exciting and necessary." Future Tense is a partnership between New America, Arizona State University and Slate magazine to explore emerging technologies and their transformative effects on society and public policy. Learn more and RSVP here.