Topic: Diving Into Character
Guest, Ofeibea Loveless, joins our virtual forum to discuss another aspect of our theme for March, Diving Into Character – multiculturally, via cosplay, and as a way to improve upon ourselves.
Ofeibea Loveless is a Writer, Cosplayer, and co-Founder of the Midwest Black Speculative Fiction Alliance (MBFSA), which connects fans and champions of speculative works by African American and African diasporic creators in Sci-Fi, comics, Afrofuturism, Steampunk, and Sword & Soul genres. She is also a founding member of the steampunk cosplay group, Airship Ashanti, that promotes multiculturalism and diversity within steampunk and cosplay communities, and supports various philanthropic causes. Her articles and interviews on steampunk, cosplay, and nerd culture have appeared in Cincinnati Magazine, BLKBOARD, and New World Comics’ Comics Empower project. Visit www.MidwestBSFA.com .
Purpose: Providing women authors and readers opportunities to connect and learn. (60 minutes).
When: 3rd Wednesday at 8p EST
- Use #StrongWomenWrite hashtag.
- Follow the conversation on Twubs, TChat.io, or other Twitterchat tool for fewer distractions.
- Readers: Like, RT (retweet) your favorites, or otherwise connect with authors to show your support.
- Authors: Ditto + Use as opportunity to connect with readers, network, and share resources.
- Buy links, spam, unrelated content will be removed!
- Keep the hashtag clean to ensure it remains a quality event and great experience for everyone.
- Share #StrongWomenWrite and join the email list for events & opportunities for women writers.