Full episode 623: We Are in the Future (2017) Prologue Share a clip ByNeil Drumming Ira and producer Neil Drumming visit a comic book store in Philadelphia to try and help Ira understand Afrofuturism. (9 minutes) More by Neil DrummingView all 707: We Are in the Future June 5, 2020 Act One: Metropolis Now Producer Neil Drumming spends a couple days exploring Detroit, first with a quirky mayoral candidate running an Afrofuturist campaign, and then with a couple of locals. 707: We Are in the Future June 5, 2020 Act Four: Childhood’s End Producer Neil Drumming looks into two videos he found on YouTube—one that takes place in Atlantic City, another in Brooklyn—that deal with the trouble kids face walking home from school. 697: Alone Together Mar. 20, 2020 Act Four: It Takes a Villa Producer Neil Drumming tells the story of his dad and his family’s timeshare in Orlando, Florida.