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Afrolit is a podcast created by Bobo and Ekua, utilized to discuss commentary that affects modern africans that value intellectual conversations and fun tidbits of pop culture that affect our everyday living, between the diaspora and within the continent. We record and produce an episode once a week, released every Saturday. We have had over 14,000 plays over the course of 26 episodes.

Afrolit is a podcast created by Bobo and Ekua, utilized to discuss commentary that affects modern africans that value intellectual conversations and fun tidbits of pop culture that affect our everyday living, between the diaspora and within the continent. We record and produce an episode once a week, released every Saturday. We have had over 14,000 plays over the course of 26 episodes.
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Afrolit is a podcast created by Bobo and Ekua, utilized to discuss commentary that affects modern africans that value intellectual conversations and fun tidbits of pop culture that affect our everyday living, between the diaspora and within the continent. We record and produce an episode once a week, released every Saturday. We have had over 14,000 plays over the course of 26 episodes.

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@ItsAfrolit

Language:

English


Episodes

Live in South Africa: Our First Free Event

11/25/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy November and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We are having our first event in JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA!!! RSVP ON tinyurl.com/y8rmmqtl Tell a friend to Tell a friend!! Come meet us and join the conversation IN PERSON and on social media: use the #AfrolitPod to show us your RSVPS and any questions you have . Feel free to email us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info:...

Duration:00:03:56

Performing Blackness on Instagram

11/17/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy November and Black History Year (It’s lit!) Welcome to our 52nd Episode!! We are in for another spicy one: Bobo and Ekua engage in a vibrant conversation on the "Fake Black Girls" on IG and what their actions mean to us. Tell us your thoughts?! Join the conversation on social media: use the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info:...

Duration:00:43:20

Is all change good?

10/27/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy October and Black History Year (It’s lit!) Welcome to our 51st Episode!! We were joined by Latasha, All around Media Maven, Filmmaker and Creator of Aurore TV, a streaming platform for all BLACK content (how amazing) We have all been through changes in our lives, how do we stay positive during those seasons of TRANSITION. Tell us your thoughts?! Join the conversation on social media: use the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too!...

Duration:00:50:50

Your Questions Answered: Love, Career and Everything else

10/13/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy October and Black History Year (It’s lit!) Welcome to our 50th Episode!! We opened the mic to YOU and we answered your questions. We covered a range of topics on Love, Our Careers, Being African (lol) and everything in between. What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info:...

Duration:01:17:37

What does Friendship mean?

9/29/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy September and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We had another interesting conversation and posed the question: What constitutes a friend? What are your criterias for friendship? What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_...

Duration:00:36:40

Detachment vs Letting Go

9/8/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy September and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We had another interesting conversation and posed the question: How to detach from your desires and the difference between detachment and letting go. What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_...

Duration:00:40:37

Can Black People Be Racist? Feat. Chady

8/18/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy August and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We had the another spicy conversation with a very special guest Chady ! We debated and posed the question: Can Black people be racist? What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_...

Duration:00:41:17

Who Gets to Be African Feat. Ratchedemics

8/1/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy 1st of August and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We had another spicy debate with two very special guests: Chaya and Jamel of Ratchetdemics ! We debated, discussed and posed the question, Who gets to be called African: Can African-Americans join us or nah? Listen to our conversation with them here: http://ratchademics.libsyn.com/episode-21-we-all-african-tho-right What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any...

Duration:00:45:25

Polyamory vs Monogamy Feat. Chady

7/16/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy July and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We had the another spicy debate with a very special guest Chady ! We debated and posed the question: Which form of love develops healthier relationships: Polyamory or Monogamy? What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info:...

Duration:00:48:08

Does Competition Exist?

7/7/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy June and Black History Year (It’s lit!) We had the fiery discussion on competition, why do we compete against each other, why does it hurt both parties and can you be friends with someone who is jealous of you. What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info:...

Duration:00:38:36

Does Culture and Tradition Harm Us or Benefit Us?

6/23/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy June and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - We discussed if cultures and traditions benefit our society and if they provide us with the tools for progression. What are you thoughts? Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_ www.twitter.com/BobydahBadu Ekua's Info: www.instagram.com/ekua.pm www.twitter.com/ekuapm Imagery provided by Jamaican-American born artist akujixxv Instagram:...

Duration:00:28:11

Daddy Issues and Anti-Black Misogynoir

6/16/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy June and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - Today, we discussed what having father figures means to us, especially as Father's Day in the US is around the corner. Does dating outside your race means you are Anti-Black? Let's discuss fam! What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's...

Duration:00:56:00

Adulting 101 and Tips to Avoid Burn-Out

6/9/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy June and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - Today, we discussed how to avoid serious Burn-out and what tips we can give on living our best adult lives! What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #AfrolitPod. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_ www.twitter.com/BobydahBadu Ekua's Info:...

Duration:00:51:18

Sex and Blessers

6/2/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy May and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - Today, we discussed sex and blessers, what's the difference between sexually liberated and sexually open. What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any Storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_ www.twitter.com/BobydahBadu Ekua's Info:...

Duration:00:50:26

Weird Shit Guys Do: Summer Edition

5/26/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy May and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - Today, we discussed all the weird shit that guys do, especially as the summer approaches. Our DMs are not safe! What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_ www.twitter.com/BobydahBadu Ekua's Info:...

Duration:00:49:46

Graduation Season and Social Media Hype

5/19/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy May and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - Today, we discussed the aesthetics of graduation season and the different ways we hype it up on social media. What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_ www.twitter.com/BobydahBadu Ekua's Info:...

Duration:00:33:16

Fixed vs Growth Mindsets, Comparison Ideologies & Setting Goals

5/12/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy May and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - Today, we discussed fixed vs growth mindsets, if celebrites show their true colors ever, and are setting goals necessary for all of us! What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Amarie Info's: www.youtube.com/amariecassidy...

Duration:00:45:48

Black Elitism

5/3/2018
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Hey Afrolit Squad ! Happy May and Black History Year (It's Lit) In this episode, we are talking about Black Elitism, Respectability Politics and how we navigate those ideas. What are your thoughts? Join us in the in conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any storytimes for us? Share them as well! Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Ekua's Info: www.instagram.com/ekua.pm www.twitter.com/ekuapm Bobo's Info:...

Duration:00:48:48

Being Spiritual and Dating in this Hookup Age

4/28/2018
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Hey Afrolit Squad ! Happy April and Black History Year (It's Lit) In this episode, we are talking about how we navigate celibacy and dating within the our spiritual journey as Christians. We were joined by our special guest, Ziyanda! What are your thoughts? Join us in the in conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any storytimes for us? Share them as well! Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Ziyanda's Info:...

Duration:00:21:35

Hypebeast Culture and Waiting In line for Yeezy's

4/21/2018
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Hey Afrolit Fam! Happy April and Black History Year (It’s lit!) - This month we’re indulging in spicy conversations: Hypebeast Culture and Using Rent Money to Buy Clothes...is it really worth the hype? What are your thoughts? Join us in the conversation via Twitter, using the #Afrolit. Do have any storytimes for us? Send us your questions too! Tweet at us: www.twitter.com/itsAfrolit Find us at: afrolitpodcast@gmail.com Bobo's Info: www.instagram.com/thisfashionfiend_...

Duration:00:53:06