4th annual MECCAcon Book/Art Signings #MECCAconVAULT2019

4th annual MECCAcon Book/Art signings at Vault Of Midnight DETROIT!!

6th annual MECCAcon #MECCAconDSA2019

The 6th annual MECCAcon comic con is coming up!! Get your tickets today! https://meccacon.wordpress.com/2019/08/29/meccacondsa2019

THIS HORROR GRAPHIC NOVEL WITH BLACK BISEXUAL PROTAGONIST CHALLENGES STEREOTYPES

  “Written by Greg Anderson Elysée in partnership with editor and creator Marcel Dupree, this latest creation is breaking boundaries left and right as it not only features a BLACK male lead… but a BISEXUAL BLACK male lead at that. The story follows Oliver Solomon, a private investigator who’s ‘haunted by a hereditary curse inContinue reading “THIS HORROR GRAPHIC NOVEL WITH BLACK BISEXUAL PROTAGONIST CHALLENGES STEREOTYPES”

IS’NANA THE WERE SPIDER signing at FORBIDDEN PLANET

  Don’t miss a special Saturday book signing with writer Greg Anderson-Elysee for his newly released series, IS’NANA THE WERE SPIDER. Greg will appear at Forbidden Planet on September 24th to meet and greet and scribble on yer copies of his new graphic novel Is’nana The Were-Spider Vol. 1 from 2-4pm. IS’NANA: THE WERE-SPIDER: FORGOTTENContinue reading “IS’NANA THE WERE SPIDER signing at FORBIDDEN PLANET”

#MECCAcon2016 Panels

Illustration for MECCAcon by Will Focus. He will also be a featured vendor.   #MECCAcon2016 is proud to bring our annual panels once again! This has always been a highlight at MeccaCon, and we are so excited! for our FULL convention schedule, including the film festival, click HERE.         WOMEN IN COMICS,Continue reading “#MECCAcon2016 Panels”

#MECCAcon2015 DJ WORKSHOPS & PERFORMANCE NIGHT lineup

Check out the AMAZING lineup of activities for our Friday night outdoors DJ WORKSHOP/ PERFORMANCES, September 18th, 5-10p, our day ONE of #MECCAcon2015  Day TWO is our comic book convention and indie film fest!! Day TWO will be at DETROIT PUBLIC LIBRARY, 5201 Woodward, Detroit, MI! 11a-6p! Click HERE! Friday, SEPTEMBER 18, 2015, MBAD/ABA African BeadContinue reading “#MECCAcon2015 DJ WORKSHOPS & PERFORMANCE NIGHT lineup”

#MECCAweekly w/ Shawn Martinbrough

This week, MECCAcon Weekly was lucky enough to be blessed with an interview by well known comic book and graphic novel artist, Shawn Martinbrough. This was definitely a treat, and I’m happy to share with all of you! As MOST of you know, I am in no way shape or form a real journalist, norContinue reading “#MECCAweekly w/ Shawn Martinbrough”

4 Pages | 16 Bars: A Visual Mixtape… The Blaxis is Coming

Originally posted on The Afrosoul Chronicles:
4 Pages | 16 Bars… Step in to the Cypher… The Black Age of Comics. This is the term coined in 1992. With the emergence of Milestone Media, Brotheman, Tribe and other entities in the early nineties, the presence of the African American in sequential art could not be…

#MECCAconWeekly w/ JOHN I. JENNINGS, artist and associate professor

Peace, America. So this was the week that I geeked ALL THE WAY OUT for #MeccaConWeekly lol. ANYone who knows me knows how much of a fan I am of all things JOHN I. JENNINGS. Jennings is an artist, educator, hip hop historian, comic historian, multiple convention organizer, art curator, proud newlywed, and all around BAD ASS.Continue reading “#MECCAconWeekly w/ JOHN I. JENNINGS, artist and associate professor”

Next up- DAVID WALKER (Shaft, Number 13, Super Justice Force)

Next Monday, MECCACON Weekly is excited to bring you an interview with DAVID WALKER! Monday, FEBRUARY 16th! David is the writer for the upcoming CYBORG series, as well as SHAFT, SUPER JUSTICE FORCE, NUMBER 13, DOC SAVAGE, and a long list of more.  This will not be your typical SHAFT interview, which i see theContinue reading “Next up- DAVID WALKER (Shaft, Number 13, Super Justice Force)”