2nd Annual Black Science Fiction and Fantasy Youth Symposium
Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
On Saturday, April 26, 2014 - in Atlanta, GA - a group of Black authors and artists of Science Fiction and Fantasy will come together to host the Black Science Fiction and Fantasy Youth Symposium, a day-long symposium spotlighting science fiction and fantasy as a signature intersection of science, history, technology, and humanistic studies.
This symposium features fun, yet educational panel discussions involving authors and artists of African descent who will showcase their involvement in their respective genres and subgenres of fantasy and science fiction across various media, as it relates to issues of cultural, scientific and technical development.
The symposium also features a writers’ workshop; a speculative art / comic book illustration workshop and a presentation by the young writers who represent a diverse spectrum of schools throughout Atlanta Metro.
For Ages 8 - 14.