Black Tribbles and The AfroFuturist Affair present
OCTAVIA CITY 2
Thursday November 7th 8-11pm
LIVE BROADCAST on G-town Radio
Co-hosted by The Black Tribbles and Rasheedah Phillips of The AfroFuturist Affair. Special Guest Host Gabriel Bryant of Stepping Into Tomorrow.
Musical soundscape provided by Shawanda Aura Spivey aka the one and only DJ AURA.
CALLING ALL AUTHORS….
Inspired by Hugo and Nebula Award winning author, the late Octavia Butler, OCTAVIA CITY presents original tales of Afrofuturism, science fiction fused with perspectives born from the African diaspora.
You are invited to submit your original story to be read aloud during this special broadcast by yourself (if available) or a local professional storyteller. Stories should time out no longer than 10 minutes. One submission per author. No pornographic or offensive material will be accepted.
Submissions should be emailed to OCTAVIACITY@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE BY FRIDAY OCTOBER 25.
Authors selected for our April event are WELCOME to submit. HEY, RORIE!!!
We look forward to seeing you on the radio – GTOWN RADIO The Sound from Germantown!
Promo flyer illustration – ‘JAGUAR WRIGHT’ by Len ‘Cruze’ Webb aka BatTribble of Black Tribbles
The Peace House Creative Space & Rockers Closet present
A Different World,
A Dance Party/Fashion Show
in Celebration of Philly Fashion Week 2013,
FRIDAY Sept 20 2013
@ The Peace House Creative Space
1320 N Taney St (near 27th & Thompson)
FREE for Ladies before Midnight
$5 for Gentlemen All Night
DJ Aura & DJ Heat Her
Afro-Futurist Inspired Fashion Show staring
Rockers Closet (styled by AfroFuturist Affair)
& More Designers to be Announced…
Rockers Closet Pop Up Shop
& Dance Grooves
Peace House Creative Space
The AfroFuturist Affair presents THE MUSEUM OF TIME
In the spirit of Halloween and all things awesome about Autumn, the AfroFuturist Affair is throwing its annual Afrofuturist-themed COSTUME BALL! Last year’s Affair was legendary and this one promises to vibrate even more intensely as we emanate from our new venue @PhilaMOCA.
Every aspect of this year’s Affair is bigger than the last. For starters we’re happy to announce that the MUSEUM OF TIME will take place at a new space: PhilaMoCA will be hosting this year’s themed-costume event on NOVEMBER 3rd so don’t put away the Halloween spirit JUST yet. Costumes are rabidly ENCOURAGED!!!
THE MUSEUM OF TIME features:
Donyae Coles – www.defaultdaydreams.com
Ebony Malaika Collier – http://ebonymcollier.tumblr.com/
Tafi Brown – https://www.facebook.com/pages/Analogue-Transient-Capturing-the-light-within/234460939945123
Priscilla Bell – www.pbutterpaint.com
The L. Park Project – https://www.facebook.com/thelparkproject
Rell Stylez of S.W.A.G
Nit Ra Sit – http://www.nitrasit.com/
Kitakiya Dennis/Intuitive Expressions
John Morrison – www.liberationmovienight.tumblr.com
The Alien Architect – http://alienarchitect.bandcamp.com/
Napoleon Dolemite – https://www.facebook.com/NapoleonDolemite
Kenny’s Myth – http://kennysmyth.com/
Warren Longmire – http://dountiltrue.tumblr.com/
Lindo – www.lindoyes.net
Alex Smith – www.facebook.com/laserlife
Ras Masramani – http://notupbut.tumblr.com/
Dja DJa N. Medjay – https://www.facebook.com/AuthorDjaDjaNMedjay
Bill Campbell – www.koontown.com
and special presentations by
PSL Presidential Candidate Peta Lindsay – http://www.pslweb.org/
Metropolarity – www.metropolarity.net
HOSTED by SxLx
Sanctuary Wholistic Arts – https://www.facebook.com/sanctuarywholisticarts
Philadelphia Printworks – http://www.philadelphiaprintworks.com/
feyasterling inc. – https://www.facebook.com/feyasterlinginc
MythMedia:21 – http://windowfactoryarts.com/node/35
and much more…. please stayed tuned as we release daily information on performers, and other surprises the closer we get to NOVEMBER 3rd!~
$10 admission donation includes refreshments gathered from the future and punch to put you out of this world…
The AfroFuturist Affair is a charity and all proceeds from the MUSEUM OF TIME will be donated to The Futurist Fund Community Grant fund. More details about the grant, who it helps, and how you may donate, as well as application details, are available at https://www.facebook.com/notes/the-afrofuturist-affair/futurist-fund-community-grant-guidelines/406115982777133. The application will be available on www.afrofuturistaffair.com after October 3, 2012.
For more info about the AfroFuturist Affair’s mission, goals, and vision please visit our website @ www.AfrofuturistAffair.com
Photos from last year’s Charity & Costume Ball by the L.ParK ProJecT can be found at:
Rock a costume or just GET FLY… Either way, DONT MISS IT…!
VENDORS: there is still space available! $15 for table space
SPONSORS AND VOLUNTEERS: If you or your organization would like to volunteer and/or sponsor the MUSEUM OF TIME please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.