Children, Teens, Families and Adults Are Invited to Attend the Youth Wing's 4th Annual Comic Con: a Celebration of AfroFuturism and Black Nerd Culture!
- Roundtable Discussion with comic book creators
- Hands-on Experience at our Virtual Reality and Robotics Workshop
- Storytime with Tales of Black Heritage from Around the World
- Drawing Workshops
- Cosplay Photo booth
- Acceptance and Sharing
- The wearing of Cosplay and Costumes
- Teens and Tweens (ages 10+) sharing books, drawings, and examples representing their fandom
- Leaving costume weapons at home or following NYC Comic-Con’s Costume Weapons Policy
- When: Saturday, March 16, 2019, 11:00 to 3:30 PM
- Where: Youth Wing, Central Branch, Brooklyn Public Library
- Ages: All
- Cost: Free
What is AfroFuturism?: A movement in literature, music, art, etc., featuring futuristic or science fiction themes which incorporate elements of black history and culture.
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- BKLYN YW Gateway Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fic
Percy Jackson and the Olympians. Books I-III : The Lightning Thief, The Sea of Monsters, and The Titans' CurseRiordan, Rick.
The Wheel of Time : Crossroads of Twilight/ Knife of Dreams/ Gathering StormJordan, Robert/ Sanderson, Brandon.
His dark materials : the golden compass, the subtle knife, the amber spyglassPullman, Philip, 1946- author.