Events

Gallery: Katsucon 2019

Katsucon is an annual three-day anime convention held during February at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. It is traditionally held in February over Presidents Day weekend and was previously held in various locations around Virginia and Washington, D.C. Location: National HarborOrganized by: Katsucon Entertainment, Inc. Gallery Follow Katsucon to see all the …

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Event: GHOSTBUSTERS FAN FEST Announced

Wizard World has announced a new event, GHOSTBUSTERS FAN FEST. The new fan fest will take place at Sony Pictures lot in Culver City, CA on June 7 and 8. There is not a lot of information on the event yet, other then we can expect film screenings and guest stars such as Dan Aykroyd and Ernie …

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BAM: The Black Comix Expo 2019

On Sunday I attended The second annual Brooklyn Academy of Music’s (BAM) Black Comix Expo!!! Co-presented by BAM and the Black Comics Collective this free day-long event featured over 20 comic exhibitors, an immersive AfroFeminism VR experience, an Afrofuturista panel discussion featuring black women in sci-fi, workshops, and a cosplay showcase! The expo continues to bring together comic book artists, …

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Culture: SoCal Cosplay Photographer Allegedly Admits To Hiding Camera In Changing Room

According to TwinGalaxies, well-known cosplay photographer Michael Benedict has allegedly admitted to hiding camera in the changing room of a studio he uses, and illegally recording people. See for yourselves and make your own conclusions: The photog was Michael Benedict. A well known photog in the socal cosplay scene…Why it’s so important to always take …

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BAM: The Black Comix Expo and the importance of The Black Comics Collective

Art by Akinseye Brown/ Sokoya Productions The Brooklyn Academy of Music’s (BAM) Black Comix Expo returns this Sunday (February 10th) for an eventful showcase celebrating comic writers and illustrators of color. Co-presented by The Black Comics Collective, this free event will feature over 20 comic exhibitors, an immersive AfroFeminism VR experience, an Afrofuturista panel discussion, children’s art workshops, a superhero …

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The Schomburg Center’s 7th Annual Black Comic Book Festival

This past weekend I attended The Schomburg Center’s 7th Annual Black Comic Book Festival!!! The event was Jam-packed all day with lines of super excited fans anxiously waiting to get inside. This free event was held January 18-19, 2019 , Friday and Saturday at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem.  “The Schomburg Center’s …

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Comic: DC Announces ‘BE A HERO, READ A BOOK’ For Libraries

DC has announced plans to launch ‘BE A HERO, READ A BOOK’  at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Conference next week. This new initative is set to provide libraries with access to DC superhero materials. #HeroesRead: New Ongoing Campaign Will Promote DC Graphic Novels Across Libraries and Schools January 2019 Promotional Artwork by Francis Manapul Features …

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