This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.
Dido feels torn between two worlds, one human and one cyborg. This original script by Kendra Dobson will take you on a journey into Kendra's Afrofuturist-Americana.
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Hidden Complexity is Kendra's first book. She writes science fiction through an African American perspective. Globally, Afrofuturism is a literary genre that is rising to the sound of demand from an audience once ignored. Social media has given this audience a place to check in.
This is a unique and specific world, and the writer clearly has a deep understanding of the rules of the world and the characters that populate the story. The writer chose a topic that is both popular and timely and therefore has the ability to reach a wide audience with this podcast. I like that it's a strong, female character with a clear desire (to gain "Trust") and the concept of "Trust" as commodity is most interesting...