Emmy-Nominated Producer James Bland Shares The Blueprint For Building A Digital Giant

“Nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards, Giants is an acclaimed scripted drama created by 32-year-old producer James Bland. Launched in 2017, the series chronicles the journey of three friends who share a firm commitment to living life on their own terms. But, when unable to escape conflicts of identity, sexuality and circumstance — each character reaches a sobering turning point thatContinue reading “Emmy-Nominated Producer James Bland Shares The Blueprint For Building A Digital Giant”

FIFTH annual #MECCAcon2018 !!

illustration by Jason Reeves. Colors by Luis Guerrero, both of 133art.com ***** PLEASE SHARE ****** MECCAcon2018.eventbrite.com (tickets) *** 5th annual #MECCAcon2018 *** presented by Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Arts – MECCA THURSDAY, September 13, 2018 Source Booksellers FRIDAY, September 14, 2018 Vault of Midnight Detroit SATURDAY, September 15, 2018 Detroit Public Library – MAIN branch DETROIT- MidwestContinue reading “FIFTH annual #MECCAcon2018 !!”


#MECCAcon2015 INDIE FILM FESTIVAL/ PANELS day TWO of our weekend convention programming! Saturday, September 19, 2015​ Schedule   11:15::: INTRO / WELCOME by Ka’ramuu Kush, Detroit 11:30a- OYA: RISE OF THE ORISHAS, Nosa Igbinedion, Nigeria/UK (12min) 11:45- BOOK OF RHYMES, Omar Jones/Distrakt, Colorado (7min) 12p- OSIRIS, Donnie Leapheart, Detroit, (8min) 12:15 I AM ALI, dream hampton,Continue reading “#MECCAcon2015 INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL & CREATORS PANELS”

#MECCAconWeekly w/ Ka’ramuu Kush

No reason for me to start this off with any form of sugar coating. Let’s face it: Hollywood can be very white washed. I’m not only talking actors/actresses, but I’m VERY much talking PRODUCTION. Producers, directors, screenwriters, and more, it’s mostly “all white EVERYthing”. Those few moments we DO show up, when it comes toContinue reading “#MECCAconWeekly w/ Ka’ramuu Kush”

#MECCAconWeekly exclusive w/ David F. Walker

Recently, i was awarded the huge honor of being able to interview a brotha that i respect HIGHLY in the literary world, David F Walker. Not just comics, not just Youth Adult, not just black… but PERIOD. Walker is a man who has planted his foot print FIRMLY in the literary and film industry, and did so withContinue reading “#MECCAconWeekly exclusive w/ David F. Walker”

MECCAcon 2015

  https://www.facebook.com/events/501568086654943/ http://MECCAcon.weebly.com/  http://MECCAcon.tumblr.com/ http://twitter.com/MECCAcon   Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Arts – MECCA September 18, 2015:: 7pm-11pm Mbad/aba African Bead Museum 6559 Grand River, Detroit, MI September 19, 2015, 11am-7pm 5 E Gallery 8120 Grand River, Detroit, MI   COMIC BOOKS MANGA FINE ART ILLUSTRATION INDEPENDENT FILM GAMING HANDCRAFTED ARTISANS MUSICIANS DJs CLOTHINGContinue reading “MECCAcon 2015”