Alien Encounters at Auburn Avenue
Alien Encounters at the Auburn Avenue Research Library

Atlanta – The Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, with the Black Science Fiction Society, Hammonds House Museum and Written Magazine, present the four-day event Alien Encounters: Speculative and Imaginative Fiction by Writers of Color, from Thursday, September 2 to Sunday, September 5. This program is free and open to the public.
Thursday, September 2, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Worlds Out of Words: The Evolution of Black Science Fiction Writers

Featuring special guest Dr. Phyllis Briggs-Emanuel

Location: Hammonds House Museum Garden, 503 Peeples Street, Atlanta 30310


Friday, September 3, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.

Alien Encounters: Black SciFi of the Diaspora


Saturday, September 4, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Color Me Black: Exploring the Presence of the Africana Culture in Comic Books, Graphic Novels and Animation


Sunday, September 5, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

The Imagery of the Black Man in Comic Books –

A Film Screening of BEYOND: Black Masculinity in Comic Books

For more information, call 404-730-4001 ext. 303.

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