Celebrating BIPOC Creatives for the Third Consecutive Year
Baltimore, Maryland Jan 15, 2024 (Issuewire.com) – Virtuous Con, the popular comic-book, sci-fi and fantasy convention dedicated to celebrating BIPOC creatives, proudly announces the return of Best Jackett Press as an official sponsor of the 4th Annual virtual event returning February 23 – 25, 2024. Themed “The Future is Ours,” this year’s convention is devoted to honoring independent artists and creators worldwide.
Best Jackett Press is the creative studio founded by the multi-award-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling comic book author, Scott Snyder. Bringing captivating stories to life, including their acclaimed titles such as ‘Clea,’ ‘Nocterra,’ and ‘Dudley Datson and the Forever Machine.’ This is the third consecutive year that Best Jackett Press has been a Virtuous Con Sponsor, and founder Cerece Rennie Murphy couldn’t be more proud of the partnership.
“We are thrilled to welcome back Best Jackett Press as an official sponsor of Virtuous Con 2024. Their unwavering support in empowering diverse voices aligns perfectly with our mission of uplifting independent BIPOC artists.” – Cerece Rennie Murphy, Founder of Virtuous Con.
Virtuous Con, established in 2020 by Founder Cerece Rennie Murphy, emerged as a champion for independent creators amidst the challenges faced, particularly by those from BIPOC backgrounds, during the COVID-19 shutdowns. The convention returns on February 23 and 25, 2024, promising an engaging and immersive experience.
Program information is available on the official Virtuous Con website: https://virtuouscon.com.
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Virtuous Con remains committed to providing an interactive platform that bridges creators and fans, fostering a vibrant and supportive community.
For more information about Virtuous Con and its mission, visit https://virtuouscon.com.
About Virtuous Con:
Virtuous Con is an online science-fiction and comic culture convention dedicated to celebrating independent Black artists and creators worldwide. Our unique platform provides both fans and creators with a live, authentic, and interactive experience, allowing attendees to engage with, support, and purchase directly from artists in real-time. Unlike other virtual platforms, Virtuous Con is a truly immersive science fiction (sci-fi) and comic culture virtual convention (Con) that focuses on bringing together independent artists and passionate fans. https://virtuouscon.com.
About Founder Cerece Rennie Murphy:
Rennie Murphy, a Washington D.C. native and Award-Winning science fiction author, is not only celebrated for her imaginative works like The Order of the Seers and The Wolf Queen series but has also emerged as a proactive advocate for independent creators in the realms of science fiction, fantasy, and comics. In response to the challenges faced by her creative colleagues, particularly those from BIPOC backgrounds, during the COVID-19 shutdowns, Murphy founded Virtuous Con. Murphy’s dedication to supporting her peers in the face of adversity is evident in her commitment to building a more inclusive and resilient creative community, showcased through her roles as the founder of the Narazu website and Virtuous Con. https://cerecerenniemurphy.com.
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