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!

Come Enjoy:

  • 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


We Encourage:

  • 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


Event Info:

  • 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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