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Multiverse Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

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    Multiverse is Atlanta's newest fan convention, a place for geeks from all backgrounds to be themselves and enjoy the best of science fiction, fantasy, comics, horror, and more. join your fellow fans for a fun-filled geeky weekend, featuring over 70 special guests including bestselling authors, award-winning artists, filmmakers, podcasters, and performers. Guests of Honor include NYT bestselling author Seanan McGuire, A Song of Ice and Fire artist John Picacio, and 2-term SFWA President Cat…

  • Created by: Jarvis Sheffield, M.Ed

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
Jarvis Sheffield, M.Ed’s discussion was featured
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 horse…
Thursday
Stephen Alexander’s video was featured
Today we take a look at two new competitors in the Webcomic genre. How do they measure up to greats like Kamikaze or Sword of the Free? Let's talk about Crea...
Wednesday
James G Goodridge’s blog post was featured
The anthology Halloween Party 2019 featuring my occult detective story "The Stumpvile Affair" is on sale now from Devil's Party Press and can be found on Amazon.com
Monday
Reginald L. Goodwin’s blog post was featured
Source: Internet Movie Database Topics: Biology, Climate Change, Existentialism, Philosophy, PoliticsThough the movie poster is an attempt at dark humor, I do agree with the science. We're in a time of our history where science is being suborned to…
Oct 4
Stephen Alexander’s video was featured
Today host Stephen Alexander fights for the heart of a fantasy princess in Kingdom Cold by Brittni Chenelle. This book is anything but cold. ....You're supposed to laugh...ugh
Oct 1
Stephen Alexander’s video was featured
Today host Stephen Alexander stea...er, reallocated needed supplies with space pirates in Corsairs, a graphic novel. Buy it at Indyplanet: https://indyplanet...
Oct 1
Stephen Alexander’s video was featured
Today we're about that difficult business and we're not having fun as we protect our bounty in King's Bounty. No humor. #OwnVoices Sale link: https://www.ama...
Oct 1
Darrell Johnson’s video was featured
In this video, Multi-Platform Artist Micah Blacklight talks being a creative individual from birth. Recorded @BlerDCon 2019.
Sep 23
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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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3 Replies · Reply by Tenea D. Johnson Oct 9

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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3 Replies · Reply by shiagari Jun 17

CB’S POV: All Good Things… (“Avengers: Endgame”)

With the release of Iron Man (2008) we had the first post-credits scene in a Marvel movie, setting up the formation of the Avengers. The Avengers (2012) ended with our first glimpse of Thanos (leaving a lot of non-Marvel devotees wondering, “Who was that?”) and set in motion the events culminating in the movie ending Marvel’s Phase 1, Avengers: Endgame.In Avengers: Infinity War, the spacefaring warlord Thanos had a grand idea to end suffering throughout the universe: simply eliminate half the…

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SITE CONSTRUCTION AND UPDATE 2019

Hello everyone, I wanted to remind you that we will be testing our new HTML 5 website this week. This will allow our community to be more secure, load faster in addition to providing new features we did not have before. Please backup any data that you have posted since March 1, 2019. If you joined after that date, you may have to sign up again. These measures are being taken to improve our member’s online experience and have increased functionality. Thank you in advance for your patience.…

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4 Replies · Reply by Jarvis Sheffield, M.Ed May 27