Black Cosplay and Afrofuturism
Date:Saturday, February 3, 2018, 2:00 PM—3:00 PM
Event Type:Special Events

Cosplay is an art of costuming as a favorite character from a movie, book, or video game, especially manga and anime. Meet African-American cosplayers who'll discuss why they love cosplay, how they prepare for events and the role of science fiction, fantasy and futurism in shaping the black self-image. For ages 12+.  

Here are books you may enjoy on similar topics:

Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

Manga: The Complete Guide by Jason Thompson

Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet by Ta-Nehisi Coates


Open to first 155 participants.