Black Comic Book Festus at Schomburg Library, January 16

The Schomburg Center’s 4th Annual Black Comic Book Festival


The Schomburg Center’s 4th Annual Black Comic Book Festival celebrates the rich tradition of black comics in a full day event featuring panel discussions, film screenings, hands-on workshops and exhibit tables with premiere black comic artists from across the country.

Comic fans, artists and writers are also asked to check out the mind-blowing afrofuturism art and design exhibition Unveiling Visions: The Alchemy of the Black Imagination curated by John Jennings and Reynaldo Anderson. 

The Schomburg Center’s Black Comic Book Festival is presented by Deirdre Hollman (Schomburg Education & Junior Scholars Program) in collaboration with Jerry Craft (Mama’s Boyz) and John Jennings (SUNY Buffalo/Black Kirby). 

Admission is free. Fun for all ages! 

Exhibitors are encouraged to contact for more information. 


Time: January 16, 2016 from 10am to 7pm

Location: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library

Street: 515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, New York 10037

City/Town: New York, New York

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