What does Afropolitan mean?

The much-forwarded article in The Lip Magazine is where the term “Afropolitan” was first coined by Taiye Selasi.

This is the article that started it all.

It’s an insightful look at a culture and identity that is formed by the children of first-generation African immigrants to the West. Not completely African or American/British/French they are a complex fusion.

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