Saturday, February 23, 2013

PLM Afrikan Marketplace 2013

Representing for my activist people here in Baltimore.  PLM (Pan-Afrikan Liberation Movement) holds their monthly event the Afrikan Marketplace every third Saturday of the month.  It's about showing support to our independent black businesses and entrepreneurs.  This is their schedule for 2013.  Please contact them if you would like to vend.

Monday, February 18, 2013

SteamFunk: The Anthology!!!

Edited by Milton Davis and Balogun Ojetade
Available through MV Media LLC on March 1st.


Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The Consortium of Afro Latino Communities 2013: "Our Stories, Our Voices"

Tubman-Toure Division #460 of the UNIA & ACL presents...

The Consortium of Afro Latino Communities
Panel Discussion and Book Signing
"Our Stories, Our Voices"

Featured panelists:
Christopher Rodriguez, "Latino Manifesto"
Kevin Alberto Sabio, "Raise Your Brown Black Fist"
Alicia Anabel Santos, "Finding Your Force"

Prof. Rebecca Hackett, moderator

Baltimore City Community College-Liberty Campus
2901 Liberty Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD

FREE....and accessible by public transportation!!!

Spring Season 2013

Here is the latest Schedule of Events listing that we've come up with:

Louisiana Black Heritage Festival
March 8-10, 2013
Lake Charles, LA

Black Expo Charleston
March 9, 2013
Charleston, SC

Hurston/Wright 2-Day Writers Workshop
March 23-24, 2013
Washington, DC

National Black Herstory Conference & Awards Banquet
March 28-31, 2013
Atlanta, GA

National Black Writers' Conference
Biennial Symposium
March 30, 2013
Brooklyn, NY

Write On! Workshop
March 30, 2013
Dayton, OH

Africa in April Cultural Awareness Festival
April 17-21, 2013
Memphis, TN

Dayton Book Expo
April 27, 2013
Dayton, OH

Que Pasa Festival
May 4, 2013
Richmond, VA

Bronx Heroes Comic Con
May 4-5, 2013
Bronx, NY

Kids Comic Con
May 11, 2013
New York, NY

East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention (ECBACC)
May 18, 2013
Philadelphia, PA

Black Expo Columbia
May 18, 2013
Columbia, SC

Bronx Literary Festival
May 18, 2013
Bronx, NY

The list is updated periodically whenever we get new information.  Please check in on a periodic basis to see any new events and dates.

Back/Fresh on the scene in 2013!!!

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Black Age of Comics Movement

Having started exactly TWENTY years ago this month, and STILL going strong, Bro. Turtel Onli created a movement of comic book art created BY Black people FOR Black people.  Based in Chicago, and representing worldwide, spawning FOUR comic book conventions, please help us to celebrate and support the movement.