The Power of Storytelling with Basi Affia

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Author/Writing, Presentation

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Family, Teens, Adults
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Learn about how much power telling a story has on you and your community.

Basi Affia will share how he found power by bringing representation to the science fiction and fantasy genres through Sensiil Studios, Iowa's first Black comic book publisher. 

Basi will answer questions after his presentation, and books will be available for purchase. 

More information about Basi and Sensiil Studios can be found at


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