American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting
Theme: Leveraging Educational Research in a “Post-Truth” Era: Multimodal Narratives to Democratize Evidence
April 5-9, 2019
Title: Afrofuturistic Storytelling and Making Way for New Educational Headlines (Paper)
Roundtable Session: An Interdisciplinary Approach for Sustaining a Radical Black Imagination in the Academy
Authors: Dayna Chatman, Constance Iloh
Abstract: This author provides commentary on the ways in which journalism and media has functioned to create deficit and negligent narratives and how some new Black media studies and practices have brought the future to our present, particularly in the fields most challenged by the state of society.