AFRO Names

What is in a Name?

Afrofuturism is a name, created by a white person (Peter Dryer). Do we embrace it, create another, or walk away from the entire concept?

We all are familiar with the word Africa; but do we really understand its significance and history? Africa was named by a white European.

According to the following resource: Kemetic History of Afrika; the definition of Alkebulan is as follows: “The ancient name of Africa is Alkebulan."

Alkebu-lan "mother of mankind" or "garden of eden". Alkebulan is the oldest and the only word of indigenous origin. It was used by the Moors, Nubians, Numidians, Khart-Haddans (Carthagenians), and Ethiopians.

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