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Urban Fantastic Podcast 12 - Genesis Man Jarvis Sheffield

Urban Fantastic Podcast 12 - Genesis Man

This month's Urban Fantastic Podcast has me delving into Jarvis Sheffield's story, finding out what makes the powerhouse behind the Black Science Fiction Society and the Genesis platforms tick.…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 14, 2018 at 3:22pm — 1 Comment

DOING COMMUNITY SERVICE ON MLK DAY 2018!

HAPPY MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY!

My wife and I were in the local MLK Walk today. We also donated suits and coats! Last year I was obese and hated walking to the mailbox. Losing 100lbs had made a huge impact on my life.…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on January 15, 2018 at 8:49pm — No Comments

Afrofuturism on PBS

Afrofuturism on PBS

(The Good Part Starts at 16:30)

I thought you might like this:  http://www.pbs.org/video/2365794059/…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on April 24, 2017 at 8:30am — No Comments

MARVEL & DC VERSES INDEPENDENTS

Recently, on another social media platform people were say how we need to stop taking hand me downs from Marvel & DC. Here was my response. I also would like to know what you think.

I don't have that much of a problem with Marvel and DC characters. I tend to think there is room for both mainstream and…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on August 10, 2016 at 8:07am — 3 Comments

Happy Black History Month - Afrofuturism Day at Antioch High School!

Happy Black History Month!

Today was a great day! I want to thank Sherard Jackson and Chasitie Goodman for a fantastic Afrofuturism Day at Antioch High School!…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 1, 2016 at 8:25pm — 1 Comment

‘The Flash’ Finds its Wally West in ‘Insurgent’ Star Keiynan Lonsdale

‘The Flash’ Finds its Wally West in ‘Insurgent’ Star Keiynan Lonsdale



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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on December 4, 2015 at 12:14am — No Comments

Everlasting: Da Eb’Bulastin A Gullah Horror Story- Blog Tour!

Blog Stops:

October 1 – Black Science Fiction Society

  

Everlasting: Da…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on October 1, 2015 at 10:37am — 16 Comments

THE TIME IS NOW! DON’T LET THE DAY GO BY WITHOUT GETTING IN ON THIS.

THE TIME IS NOW! DON’T LET THE DAY GO BY WITHOUT GETTING IN ON THIS.

 

Hi everyone, this is the week of our campaign to raise funding for our Earth Squadron Afrofuturistic Sci-Fi…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 27, 2014 at 11:27am — 4 Comments

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY HUMANS!

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY HUMANS!…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 14, 2014 at 3:57pm — No Comments

I WANT TO THANK EVERYONE FOR THE OUTPOURING OF WELL WISHES AND SUPPORT ON MY 42ND BIRTHDAY YESTERDAY.

I WANT TO THANK EVERYONE FOR THE OUTPOURING OF WELL WISHES AND SUPPORT ON MY 42ND BIRTHDAY YESTERDAY. YOU ARE WONDERFUL PEOPLE AND YOUR KIND WORDS ARE MUCH APPRECIATED!

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 14, 2014 at 3:19pm — 1 Comment

IT’S MY BIRTHDAY!!!! THE ADMIN CELEBRATES 42 TRIPS AROUND THE SUN!

IT’S MY BIRTHDAY!!!!

THE ADMIN CELEBRATES 42 TRIPS AROUND THE SUN!

Hello, everyone I want to thank you for your ongoing support for www.BlackScienceFictionSociety.com

I enjoy maintaining the site, producing the books and magazines and doing…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 13, 2014 at 1:20pm — 2 Comments

It is time for us to make some Afrofuturistic 3D Action Films!

OK everyone!

It is time for us to make some Afrofuturistic 3D Action Films!

We are down to our last few weeks on our campaign to raise funds for the Earth Squadron movie.  We need everyone that reads this to please donate to make…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 10, 2014 at 11:52pm — 1 Comment

HARD AT WORK TURNING DREAMS INTO REALITIES!!

Hello everyone,

The campaign to get the Earth Squadron futuristic, 3D, Sci-Fi, action film made is well…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on January 30, 2014 at 9:31pm — 7 Comments

MAKING IT HAPPEN OURSELVES...

Hello everyone!

 

The campaign for our, “Earth Squadron” Movie has been underway for a couple weeks now and we have made significant gains on the campaign. We still have a long way to go and we would humbly ask that If you like Black Sci-Fi, if we have purchased your books or contributed to your campaign to please support us now.  This is serious business. We often ask why we do not have this or why we do not have that, it is because we have to make it ourselves and support…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on January 24, 2014 at 1:27pm — No Comments

WILL YOU JOIN ME AND BE PART OF THE SOLUTION?

WILL YOU JOIN ME AND BE PART OF THE SOLUTION?

 

This is a serious matter needing close attention. There are many things going on in our society that are very wrong these days as we well know. Will you be part of the problem or part of the solution? There is a saying by Edmund Burke, “All it takes for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.” Our…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on January 17, 2014 at 9:32am — 4 Comments

BLACK SCIENCE FICTION SOCIETY NEEDS YOUR HELP! (Please Share This To Help Spread The Word)

Hello everyone!

 

Happy New Year! 2013 was a great year and now 2014 holds many more possibilities for creative thought and development. We’re excited about getting things going. We want to ramp up our efforts to really make a greater impact in…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on January 4, 2014 at 4:29pm — No Comments

The 18-year-old who built a nuclear reactor

The 18-year-old who built a nuclear reactor

Editor's note: Taylor Wilson is the subject of CNN's "The Next List" on Sunday at 2 p.m. ET.

By The Next List Staff, CNN

(CNN) - At 18, Taylor Wilson has probably accomplished more than most people will in a lifetime.

He is the youngest person in the world to build a nuclear fusion reactor. And he won national acclaim for a counter terror device that sniffs out nuclear material in cargo containers. If that’s…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on February 21, 2013 at 5:48pm — 1 Comment

NEW FORUM SECTION: EDUCATION & LEARNING

This section is to provide info on various learning opportunities that are available of various topics.…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on April 26, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

The State of Black Sci-Fi 2012: Why is it Important to Show Race, Culture, Minority Politics or Ethnicity in Sci-Fi?

The State of Black Sci-Fi 2012: Why is it Important to Show Race, Culture, Minority Politics or Ethnicity in Sci-Fi?



To me showing race is science fiction is as important and the story itself. I will sum it up in this quote. “Black Science Fiction is of the utmost importance. Our…

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Added by Jarvis Sheffield - Admin on January 30, 2012 at 10:30pm — 14 Comments

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Product Review Updates #2

Posted by Stephen Alexander on June 22, 2018 at 9:06am 0 Comments

Occasionally, I will alert fellow members to product updates by creators I have reviewed in the past year or so.

  • AfroFiTV has released an interesting trailer for Tyranny. It looks like he'll be putting up new episodes this year. Check out the trailer if you want to see some recent SFX work of his. https://youtu.be/TcvFoNohK-k
  • Iam Bennu, artist and mastermind behind The Sunhawks, has completed more works in the series that still look delightfully weird. Here's the link at Comixology
  • Arcellius Scott has a book of starship prototypes out on Amazon right now. Check it out…
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Who owns the Harlem Renaissance?

Posted by Turtel Onli on June 22, 2018 at 8:26am 0 Comments

Who owns the rights to most of the material, books, and music, and  posters sold to school systems annually to expouse the values of the "Harlem Renaissance"? Are these publishers and distributors as Black as the content?  Do due royalties go to the hires or estates of the folks served up as creative or historic icons?  Or are these source of revenue leeching massive profits away from the community being educated?

This processing of "the New Negro" is still making money .....but for whom?

Not to mention how this nexus of schools, publishers and distributors, which tends to avoid indie Black owned operations, and pimps Black Culture when it comes to the money.…

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From Emma Lazarus to Dred Scott...

Posted by Reginald L. Goodwin on June 22, 2018 at 5:30am 0 Comments

US CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION Image caption This image from the US Customs and Border Protection shows the foil blankets given to children - BBC News

Topics: Civics, Civil Rights, Existentialism, Human Rights

Ephesians 6:12 “For we…
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"Tender Age" Children...

Posted by Reginald L. Goodwin on June 21, 2018 at 5:05am 0 Comments

Topics: Civics, Civil Rights, Diversity, Existentialism, Human Rights, Politics

I will get back to posting normally...one day. Each day is an extended nightmare; each day is not "normal." We're either in the middle or the edge of a whirlwind. No one remembers Paul Manafort was arrested last Friday. I guess that was the point of this madness. He manipulates the media…
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A Step Closer...

Posted by Reginald L. Goodwin on June 20, 2018 at 5:24pm 0 Comments

Laser preamplifiers at the National Ignition Facility. (Courtesy: CC BY-SA 3.0/Damien Jemison/LLNL)

Topics: Alternative Energy, Nuclear Fusion, Nuclear Power

Physicists working at the National Ignition Facility (NIF) in the US say they have passed…
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