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11th Annual MOTOR City BLACK AGE of Comics/Manga Con

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    11th Annual MOTOR City BLACK AGE of Comics/Manga Con

    IT'S THE 11TH YEAR EVERYONE!!!! MAKE SURE YOURE THERE...
    THE MOTOR CITY BLACK AGE XI 2020
    The Movement Continues YEAR XI of the Motor City Black Age of Comics Convention… Come out and meet Creators/ Artists/ Writers/ Animators of color and other like minds of those that are under represented in the mainstream of the Comic Book and Animation industries. We will have Panel Discussions, Documentaries, Art , Writing and…

  • Created by: Jarvis Sheffield, M.Ed

Blerdcon 2020

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    Blerdcon is back with it's 4th annual event themed "Chocolate City"! Come join us for gaming, panels, workshops, screenings, concerts, comedy shows, parties, BBQs, food trucks, celebrities, cosplay and fellowship! Headquartered at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, Va, we will indulge in all the Blerdacity that makes a city like DC.......CHOCOLATE!!

    Jul 17, 2020 at 12 PM – Jul 19, 2020 at 4 PM EDT

    2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202

  • Created by: Jarvis Sheffield, M.Ed
Stephen Alexander’s video was featured
Today host Stephen Alexander plays LEGO genetics in R/Evolution, part of the Afrofuturist bundle. Don't tread on me or my superbabies will strike you down! #...
Friday
Russ Fulmore’s video was featured
Teddy learns a surprising truth about his state of being. Tracy's doctor visit leaves her with more questions than answers.
Tuesday
Reginald L. Goodwin’s blog post was featured
An artist’s illustration of a spacecraft’s escape trajectory (bright white line) from our solar system into interstellar space. Credit: Mike Yukovlev Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory - Link 2 below Topics: Astrophysics, Interstellar Travel,…
Nov 30
Reginald L. Goodwin’s blog post was featured
Cyber threat analysis requires high-speed supercomputers, such as Theta at Argonne’s Leadership Computing Facility, a DOE Office of Science User Facility. (Image by Argonne National Laboratory.) Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Int…
Nov 30
Gayle Bell left a comment on Women in Black Science Fiction, Fantasy & Games
"Hope all have a joyous day"
Nov 28
Stephen Alexander’s video was featured
Today host Stephen Alexander joins a teenage superhero in unplanned voodoo adventures in Spirit's Destiny. Amazon Sale link: https://www.amazon.com/Spirits-D...
Nov 26
Turtel Onli left a comment on The Comic Creators Guild
"Any of you know of any stores or shops with racks totally dedicated to indie Black Age products.? In Chicago we have two, like at the DuSable Museum and at the old Black Panther Party's outpost, Copy Cat Center."
Nov 26
Jarvis Sheffield, M.Ed’s discussion was featured in Self-Publishers Coalition
Nov 25
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Come join us for A Night of Mystery and Suspense. A Warrior's Passage written by Steve Hyppolite. Saturday, November 16, 2019, Miami, FL.

Come join us for A Night of Mystery and Suspense. A Warrior's Passage written by Steve Hyppolite.Saturday November 16, 2019. Miami, Florida, Tickets are available for $25.00.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-warriors-passage-tickets-73710920347?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing   #blackscifi #blerds #blackcomics #afrofuturism #poc #blacksciencefiction #blacksciencefictionsociety #genscifi #GenesisSciFiMag #blackgirls…

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PRESS RELEASE! AFROSCI, A CELEBRATION OF SCIENCE-BASED CINEMA FROM AN AFRICAN DIASPORIC PERSPECTIVE, ANNOUNCES ITS INAUGURAL FILM FESTIVAL SEPTEMBER 2020, SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN

For Immediate Release: October 14, 2019     AFROSCI, A CELEBRATION OF SCIENCE-BASED CINEMA FROM AN AFRICAN DIASPORIC PERSPECTIVE, ANNOUNCES ITS INAUGURAL FILM FESTIVAL SEPTEMBER 2020, SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN   ABOUT AFROSCI   The AfroSci Organization is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2018 to foster and showcase science-based visual content from African Diasporic filmmakers.   AfroSci’s mission is to bring science-based visual content to and from an often overlooked and ignored…

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The Protector's Ring (Jonah Blackstone, Book 1) by John Darr

Jonah Blackstone, half mortal, half grim reaper, must travel through the mortal and Afterworld to defeat the supernatural forces threatening his small southern town. An uncommon hero on an epic quest. Start the journey from the beginning this Halloween.     The Protector's Ring (Jonah Blackstone, Book 1) by John Darr https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00OTYNKVE/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_U_x_6G8RDbSNN7RA9 via @amazon

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Book Alert! Articulation Short Plays to Nourish the Mind and Soul by Cesi Davidson

ArticulationShort Plays to Nourish the Mind and Soul by Cesi Davidson “In these fanciful, often hilarious plays you will discover a fantastic variety of characters—familiar nursery-rhyme figures who work in a ninety-nine-cent store and bet on horses, bananas and radishes, who discuss their ill-fated destinies, birds who sing songs of unrequited love, time travelers who skip about from Caribbean present-day to slavery-era Virginia, bunnies who meet in support groups. “Many of the plays will…

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Konkret Comics: The Beginning

Hu guys! With only # DAYS left on our kickstarter. I wanted to introduce you to the first collective release from Konkret Comics. Over the skies of Sapphire City, Demetri Price, known as Akolyte is a beacon of hope. Absolver, the Wraith of Vengeance prowls the gloomy streets of Caesar City. Odina Troussard, known simply as Odina, looks to escape her past in the bustling metropolis of Atlanta, GA. Justice calls Las Sombras- The City of Shadows, his earthly home. Konkret Comics brings you four…

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Worlding 808: Game Design, Fantasy & SF Writing for Worlds in Which Many Worlds Fit July 15 – September 20, 2019 — 100% Online Course — Asynchronous

   Worlding 808: Game Design, Fantasy & SF Writing for Worlds in Which Many Worlds FitJuly 15 – September 20, 2019 — 100% Online Course — Asynchronous Instructor: Cody Lestelle @M4dpr0f on Twitch & Twittera.k.a. Jeruviel Stardust & the Mad ProfessorInstructor contact: agilexps@gmail.com or +1 (707) 684-2723Course website: https://worlding808.wordpress.com/Class forum: http://worlding808.forumotion.me/ Course description: Worlding 808 teaches advanced storytelling methods for effective creation…

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AfroFuturism Storybundle Launches

I recently had the pleasure of curating an AfroFuturism storybundle, and a lot of great authors agreed to participate: indie, small press and established. It has work from or edited by Andrea Hairston, Nisi Shawl, Ayize Jama-Everett, Ivor Hartmann, Bill Campbell, Edward Austin Hall, Nicole Givens Kurtz, Milton Davis and yours truly. Through the magic of anthologies, there’s also N.K. Jemisin, Nnedi Okorafor, Linda Addison, Victor LaValle, Tade Thompson, Charles Saunders, Jaymee Goh, Efe…

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Collecting indie Black Age of Comics product

Since most comix collections are more mainstream, Asian and such my question is how indie Black could they be?  Indie Black Age publishers have been producing great product for decades but the Manga, Mainstream Mania cleary has control of the minds souls and monies of so many.....fans & folks of color.  But music collections and tastes are way more Black.  Cusine tastes and adventure are way more indie.  But it seems that when it ocmes to indie Black Age products almost any reason is applied to…

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