The latest issue of the US-based academic journal Science Fiction Studies is a special issue devoted to Afrofuturism edited by edited by Mark Bould and Rone Shavers.
The articles include
"The Ships Landed Long Ago: Afrofuturism and Black SF" (full text)
"Ethnoscapes: Environment and Language in Ishmael Reed’s Mumbo Jumbo, Colson Whitehead’s The Intuitionist, and Samuel R. Delany’s Babel-17"
[Isiah Lavender, III]
"Droppin’ Science Fiction: Signification and Singularity in the Metapocalypse of Du Bois, Baraka, and Bell"
[Darryl A. Smith]
"Come Alive by Saying No: An Introduction to Black Power SF"
"'Only by Experience': Embodiment and the Limitations of Realism in Neo-Slave Narratives"
"'On the Receiving End of the Colonization': Nalo Hopkinson’s ’Nansi Web"
"Is This The Future? Black Music and Technology Discourse"