In September 2015 until Nov. 8th, the growing Black Age of Comics Movement returns to its birthplace.
The World’s first Black Age Convention was given in Feb. 1993 at the historic South Side Community Art Center in the Bronzeville district of Chicago.
SEPTEMBER 11TH – NOV 8TH
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Trials and tribulations are two words that Darnell Ferguson knows all too well. The 28 year-old has struggled with incarceration, homelessness and a lack of self-control throughout his short span as an adult. His life was spiraling out of control quickly and just when things seemed to be at their worst – he made a last-ditch effort and walked into a local church – changing his life forever.
Ferguson was born in Philadelphia but his family relocated to Columbus, OH when he was young. He was raised by his mom and step-dad and credits them for providing him with a very good life. Despite having great parents – Ferguson struggled throughout high school and was on the verge of failing out. During his junior year he decided to transfer to a vocational high school in the Columbus area that offered courses in Culinary Arts.
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