“Black People Don’t Do Sci-Fi.” Who Told That Lie?

For some strange reason, there is a misconception that Black people do not like or do science fiction. I am not sure where that stereotype came from, but if you follow Black popular culture, you know that Black folk do science fiction, but mainly through music. For the record, I do now own the copyrights to the music below and am not including the music so that I can make money. I actually teach with everything you are about to view!

Some stereotypes have a modicum of truth. Some are total fabrications. One of the fabrications that irks me is…