Event Information:

  • Sat

    4th Annual Black Comic Book Festival

    10:00 amSchomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library

    The Schomburg Center's 4th Annual Black Comic Book Festival celebrates the rich tradition of black comix 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. Join us and check out the mind-blowing afrofutrism 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).

    Free Admission.

    Fun for all ages!

    Exhibitors by invitation only. Please contact schomburged@nypl.org for more information.