A Robot Is Not A She | Oredola Ibrahim

A Robot Is Not A She | Oredola Ibrahim

Before some bot-ists will raise their clenched fists in 2050, championing robot’s rights, Before some machines start having Lutheran dreams in 2035, on Lake Michigan, Before rebellious androids connivingly converge in 2024, for an undeniable logical evolution,...
ṢÌGÌDÌ** AND ROBOTS | Oredola Ibrahim

ṢÌGÌDÌ** AND ROBOTS | Oredola Ibrahim

…for Gbémi #December 28, 2085 I have a wish to make for you. But, I can’t trust these souless bots With the message of my wish. True, humanity might have conquered itself With humanoids. Codes and wires searching for a soul Within fibres and tissues....
African Science Fiction is Still Alien | Nnedi Okorafor

African Science Fiction is Still Alien | Nnedi Okorafor

Contrary to what was pounded into my head for years by brilliant well-meaning creative writing professors, science fiction is one of the most relevant and potent forms of storytelling. Science fiction carries the potential to change the world. Literally. It has...