Comics Panels-Afropunks & Blerds: The Black Nerd Renaissance full panel from NYCC 10/6/16

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Karama Horne aka The Blerd Gurl hosted a panel at last month’s New York Comic Con entitled “Afropunks and Blerds”:The Black Nerd Renaissance” and has just posted it to her YouTube page. The panel featured David F. Walker, writer of Power Man and Iron Fist, Vernon Reid & Corey Glover of the groundbreaking band Living Colour, Ytasha Womack of Afrofuturuism: The World of Black SciFi and Fantasy culture, Dr. Sheena Howard author of Black Comics: The Politics of Race and Representation, John I. Jennings writer/artist of Blue Hand Mojo and Kindred: The graphic Novel and Jamie Broadnax of the Black Girl Nerds site.

Thanks to TheBlerdGurl for sharing this video. Be sure to check out her YouTube page and blog!