The Multifarious Writings of I. Agnimitra

storyteller and dreamer of dreams

Below are a handful of haiku reviews of films LRK and I have seen at the theater earlier this year: PADMAAVAT the queen says, “let’s burn!”; Khilji cheats and wins the fight; Rajput honor fail   BLACK PANTHER Black utopia; say Wakanda forever; it is challenge day!   DEADPOOL 2 better than the first; more heart …

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Before the release of Ryan Coogler’s superhero blockbuster Black Panther, I discovered social media buzz about Afrofuturism. The term immediately brought to mind images of pyramids and spaceships with AFROFUTURISM written in pink neon graffiti across the starry night sky. I was close. Through cursory research, I found Afrofuturism to be a movement centered on the …

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