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On Saturday, February 2o, from 10am-7pm will be the Second Annual Khem Comic Book Fest.  The small indie event was created by Naseed Gifted (PB Soldier) for youth in the Newark, New Jersey area. The focus of the Festival is Youth Literacy for people of color through the fundamentals of sequential media. The event boasts a marketplace, workshops, music and cosplay. The event is free, and open to the public. A downloadable flyer, a list of some of the featured comicbook artists as well as program info can be found below:

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Participating comic book and sequential artists:

Naseed Gifted

Kimberly Gaines

Taylor Sterling

Mshindo Kuumba

Eric Cooper

Slim Suli Art

Louis Small Jr

Daniel McNeal

Andre Batts

Jon Miller

Anthony C. Fletcher

To see the entire Khem programming schedule please visit their Khem Comic Book Fest Facebook page.