AfroLit 2018

Alternative Minds Foundation was proud to serve as the Fiscal Sponsor and partner with I’m P.O.P (Positive on Purpose) to hold the 2018 Afrolit conference, held at Laney College, in Oakland, California on October 27, 2019. Over a hundred people came to enjoy the event and to embrace literacy.

Events and workshops included:

Workshop Topics

  • Animation Technology
  • Digital Activism
  • Art of Storyboards
  • Multimedia Publishing
  • Financial Literacy
  • Panelist Discussion with Q&A
  • Presentation by Dark Star Universe

Guest Speakers

  • Duane Deterville – Keynote Speaker
  • Refa One
  • Douglas Stewart
  • Tyehimba Jelani
  • Jasper Smith
  • Patah Mitchell
  • Nicole Middleton, Certified Financial Planner

AfroLit was made possible by a generous grant from the Akonadi Foundation, which to support the development of powerful social change movements to eliminate structural racism and create a racially just society.

AMF and I’m P.O.P. would like to express our appreciation to all our community partners, parents, attendees, and our supporters.