HAPPY BLACK SPECULATIVE FICTION MONTH!In early June of 2013, author Milton Davis and I had a discussion – as we often do – about the importance of Black people reading, writing and watching Science Fiction and…See More
"Looks like a cool event. I'd enjoy attending if I lived in GA... actually there's a good chance I will be a GA resident by the same time next year, hope it's an annual event. For those who do attend, I hope you have fun!"
October 25, 2013 at 7pm to October 27, 2013 at 5pm
A gathering of authors, artists, filmmakers and fans of speculative fiction by and about People of Color. SCHEDULE:Friday, October 25; 7pm-9pm: THE MAHOGANY MASQUERADE: An Night of Steamfunk, Rococoa & Film [A costume party follows]Saturday, October 26; 4pm-6pm: STEAMFUNK TO DIESELFUNK: Historical Foundations to Fantastic Fiction Saturday, October 26; 6pm-8pm: HORROR ON THE BLACK HAND SIDESunday, October 27; 3pm-5pm: AIN'T NO SUCH THING AS SUPERMAN: Black Consciousness in ComicsSee More
Success in the Shadows: Contemporary Black Artists Struggle for Acceptance Read
Malcolm X by Glenn Ligon
Who was Claude Clark...
One of America's most respected black artists, Claude Clark was an influential educator as well as an art instructor, Clark was instrumental in establishing the Art Department at Alabama's Talladega College. He taught there from 1948 until 1955, when he was succeeded by the young David Driskell. Claude Clark's work will be on exhibit at Hammonds House Museum. Read