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Afro Con - 2022

Come celebrate and enjoy comic book artists, cosplay, arts, and culture in the spirit of Ubuntu: I am because we are and because we are therefore I am.

Confirmed guests:

Opening Keynote Speaker: Mr. Maxx Moses

Food Justice: Jeremy Allen

Future of Divine Femininity and Divine Masculinity: Dr. Keisha Clark, TRU7H,

Performing Artist: Kahlil Nash

$350 cash prize for best cosplay.

Agenda

9/2 – Pre-party @ Grafitti Gardens

9/3 – 2pm Welcome at Jackie Robinson YMCA

Interactive Opening Keynote – Mr. Maxx Moses

Exhibit Hall Open til 6pm

8pm Film Premiere: Ojanoma by Denirani Films (admission begins at 7pm)

9/4 – 12pm Exhibit Hall Doors Open at Jackie Robinson YMCA

Exhibit Hall/Event Ends at 6pm

Our Vision is to provide an educational, entertaining, and informative space for creative and critical thinkers alongside community builders to experience speculative futures and the multiverse as an exploration of art as well as a world of opportunities.

AFROFUTURISM LOUNGE BORN TO BUILD WORLDS

Black Comic Creators, Artists, Writers, Designers, and Innovators  Collide!

Our Vision is to provide an educational, entertaining, and informative space for creative and critical thinkers alongside community builders to experience speculative futures and the multiverse as an exploration of art as well as a world of opportunities.

Check out the preview here

Itinerary

Kemetic Yoga Session 

Instructor: Mika Marzette

Date/Time: July 21st, 2PM

Divine Femininity Healing Session

Speaker: Dr. Keisha Clark

Date/Time: July 22nd, 2PM

Healing Session : Discussion of Melanin

Speakers: Dr. Lawana Richmond, Mika Marzette, Keisha Clark

Date/Time: July 22nd, 3PM

Afrofuturism Lounge After Party

Date/Time: July 22nd, 9PM-Midnight

Price:$20