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Afrofuturism and the Legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr: The Black and Brown Comix Arts Festival

Image from the short film: "The Last Angel of History" directed by John Akomfrah

Happy New Year to you all. I hope everyone is well and doing what they need and want to do.

I wanted to share a few things with you.

If you’re in the Bay Area, this weekend is the 5th annual Black Comix Arts Festival. And in celebration of this historic anniversary, we’re now the Black and Brown Comix Arts Festival. Every year has been incredible, but this year is going to be stellar.

What: The Black and Brown Comix Arts Festival

When: January 19-21, 2019

Where: San Francisco Public Library (Main Branch) and the City View at the Metreon in downtown San Francisco. Hit the link for times and schedule.

We hope to see you this weekend.

I had a really great conversation with journalist Davey D of Hard Knock Radio. We had a wide ranging that covered comics, nerd culture as tool for liberation and what this stuff meant to people of color. I had a blast. Peep the conversation here.

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