[ af-roh-fyoo-chuh-riz-uhm ]
/ ˌæf roʊˈfyu tʃəˌrɪz əm /
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a cultural movement that uses the frame of science fiction and fantasy to reimagine the history of the African diaspora and to invoke a vision of a technically advanced and generally hopeful future in which Black people thrive: this movement is expressed through art, cinema, literature, music, fashion, etc.
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Origin of Afrofuturism
OTHER WORDS FROM AfrofuturismAf·ro·fu·tur·ist, noun, adjective
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The idea of protest became a theme in the film, which also explores concepts such as Afrofuturism.Alvin Ailey’s ‘Revelations’ has a place of honor in company’s first virtual season|Celia Wren|December 2, 2020|Washington Post