AfroComicCon is Ready for the Black Joy Parade!

Now, to create the perfect picture of what took place on Sunday: A handful of cosplayers, including myself, met at a dance studio and began searching through an assortment of costumes and props. After we tried most of everything on and got comfortable in our super skin, the choreography started! All music superpower themed, we …

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AfroComicCon 2020 is coming!

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.27.4″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] AfroComicCon is the premiere comic con event for people of color and the African diaspora in the Bay Area. BLAM is Black, Latino, Asian, Manifested   -AfroComicCon™ entertains, educates, and unites a diverse, global audience around comics, …

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A Comic Con of Our Own – OurWeekly Article Reprint

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A GREAT WAY TO KICK-START  (AFROCOMICCON 2019) EXPERIENCE.

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR PRE-CONFERENCE EVENTS. THIS WILL BE A GREAT WAY TO KICK-START  (AFROCOMICCON 2019) EXPERIENCE. This year, AFCC will offer several in-depth learning opportunities prior to its main annual conference event held in October.  These sessions will arm you with strategies and tactics to make change happen in your community. CROSSING THE …

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Michael Davis: Award-winning Writer, Artist, Entertainment Executive, and Mentor Fosters Creative Excellence at AfroComicCon

Michael Davis, award-winning writer, artist, entertainment executive, and mentor will be at this year’s AfroComicCon doing his part to promote and foster creative excellence in communities of color. A long-time lover of comics and creativity, Michael has been writing for well over 30 years. As one of the most innovative and leading-edge voices at Warner …

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Malandro Mandingo: The Body Magic of Capoeira to AfroComicCon

Malandro Mandingo, the first African-American to be recognized as an official teacher of the Filhos de Bimba School of Capoeira, is bringing high energy and kinetic excitement to this year’s AfroComicCon. Capoeira, an Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines fighting, dance, and acrobatics was created by African slaves in 16th Century South America. This dynamic fighting …

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A ‘Wonder Woman’ Returns to her Roots at AfroComicCon

Onika Day, award-winning actress, director, writer, and producer, is excited to come home to the Bay Area and AfroComic Con. The daughter of a retired chairman of the Art Department at San Francisco City College, Onika and her father happily discovered AfroComic Con last year. “I actually stumbled upon an invitation for the First AfroComic …

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