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The pills that give you a dose of African culture

A new exhibition in Brooklyn is highlighting African culture in science fiction. While Africans have been depicted in some works of sci-fi, it is less the case that they are the creators. But this is something that might be changing. Will there be a time when Africans are creating the imagined futures as prolifically too? Is now the time for African science fiction? Click’s Lauren Hutchinson goes to find out.

Hear what happens when you a pop a pill that promises a dose of rock and roll culture? Lauren Hutchinson is talking to Solame Asega and Ayodamola Okunseinde, artists based in Brooklyn, New York, about the Iyapo Repository - a museum of the future.

(Image caption: Iyapo Repository © Eyebeam)

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