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NYC // Harlem’s First Black Comic Book Festival @ The Schomburg | Jan. 12

NYC // Harlem’s First Black Comic Book Festival @ The Schomburg | Jan. 12

On January 12th, Harlem’s Schomburg Center For Research in Black Culture will hold the historic neighborhood’s first Black Comic Book Festival. The full day of activities includes a film screening of ‘White Scripts and Black Supermen: Black Masculinities in Comic Books,’ a pop-up art exhibition in honor of legendary comic book artist Jack Kirby, discussions, workshops and more!

First Look: Harlem-Based Graphic Novel – ‘Ajala: A Series of Adventures’

First Look: Harlem-Based Graphic Novel – ‘Ajala: A Series of Adventures’

Enjoy this first look at a new Black graphic novel, ‘Ajala: A Series of Adventures,’ which will be released in four parts starting January 2013. The series was created and written by Robert Moore, founder of XMoore Studios, with beautiful graphic support from illustrator N. Steven Harris, who has worked on some of the biggest characters published by Marvel, DC Comics, and Dark Horse Comics.

Creative Pick of the Week: Erykah Badu Mural

Creative Pick of the Week: Erykah Badu Mural

Perhaps it’s early to pick the week’s most interesting creative pick, but we’ve sat on this long enough! Painted by NYC-based artist Andre Woolery, this phenomenal Erykah Badu mural is a part of his ‘Paint The Town’ series.