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Mid City Micro-Con 2020: "Creating the Future, Expanding Our Universe": Photos From 2019!

Celebrating representation in comics, art, cosplay, & more

Photos From the Day!

 Saturday, August, 29, 2020

Unless noted otherwise, many of these awesome images were captured by Kim Noble Calhoun of Poet Noble Photography.

* = Photo taken by library staff.

While you're here, check out our Infoguide from 2019 as well!


Vendors, Artists, and Participants

Our MCMC 2019 Featured Guest, Ashley A. Woods (artist and author) teaching an art workshop!*

The Blerd-ish dynamic duo (Vendor)*

Sierra Bobo (Artist)

Okoye Culture (Artist & Vendor)

Little Wars Table

Katie Armentrout (left; Artist)

Jo Hines, Jr. (Artist)

Art Workshop Participants

TaLynn Kel (Artist and Cosplayer)

Antoine "GHOST" Mitchell (Artist)

N. Steven Harris (Artist)

Awesome Volunteers from the Baton Rouge Magnet High School Key Club

Winston Williams (center; Artist)

Lauren and Jason Reaves (Artists)

Ms. Ooo LaLa (Cosplayer)

Shaqueta L. Smith (Artist and Author)

JaNeice Campbell (Artist) with Jetstream Studio

Taylor Wells (Artist/Colorist)*

Ninja Yoyo (Cosplayer and Cosplay Competition Judge)*

Gus Lange (left; Artist)*

Daniel Strickland (Artist)*

Rupert D. Follins (Artist)*

Keith "The Cartoon Man" Douglas (Artist)*

Keith Chow (right) founder of Nerds of Color*

Kelly Williams (Artist)

Miscellaneous Fun!

Katie Armentrout's workshop.*

Wavin' while gamin' at the Little Wars Table!*

Keith Chow autographs the graphic novel New Frontiers: The Many Worlds of George Takei (co-edited by Mr. Chow) to donate to the library! Thank you, Keith!*

The Ladybug Queen ascends her throne.*

TaLynn Kel presenting "Cosplay Anyway".*

Our amazing Mid-City Micro Con Bookhead refueling!

All smiles at one of many workshops during the day.

Keith Cooper of Blerd-ish with Master Wizard T-Bob Hebert! 

Sailor Venus browsing the Arts and Comics Market.*

Library Staff hard at work registering attendees for a chance to win a cool Mid-City Micro Con prize pack!*

Shopping, shopping, shopping!*

Cosplay Competition Judging!*

We had some great food trucks for all of our guests and participants to stay fueled for all the activities of the day!*

A librarian and a Wizard walk into a library...*

Rodneyna Hart did a super duper job moderating one of our panels!

Stephen Andes presents: Zorro’s Ghost: How a Mexican Legend Became America’s First Superhero

It's all in the details!