PhillyCAM (Philadelphia Community Access Media) announced the final nominations for their 1st Annual Cammy Awards. BlackSci-Fi TV’s Producers Lisa Barnes and Maurice Waters were among the nominees for an episode of BlackSci-Fi TV titled Black Women in Comics. The episode featured a discussion of exploring the process, development, and marketing of creating comics with black female characters in comics and manga.
Check out the Cammy nominated episode below, Black Women In Comics!
We congratulate all of the nominees 1st Annual CAMMY Community Recognition Awards! Come celebrate the nominees and award recipients of the 2017 Cammys if you’re in the Philadelphia area on October 20th. This is not a black-tie affair; however, you are welcome to come dressed to impress or just simply to be yourself. We look forward to seeing you there!
The 1st Annual Cammys
Friday, October 20
at Taller Puertorriqueno
7 pm – Red Carpet Cocktail Reception
8pm – Cammy Awards Show
Reserve your complimentary tickets at https://thecammys.eventbrite.com
BlackSciFiTV™ is a subsidiary of BlackSci-Fi.com, an online media site created to enhance the visibility of Black creators and other creators of color within speculative fiction–specifically science fiction. Hosted by Maurice Waters, M’Shai S. Dash, and Shawn Alleyne, BlackSciFiTV™ seeks to inform and inspire the imagination of individuals who aspire to live beyond the boundaries of everyday life by producing quality content that resonates within and outside of our communities.
Ways to watch BlackSciFi TV
If you’re in the Philadelphia viewing area you can tune in to BlackSciFi-TV’s episodes on Thursdays, at 6:30 PM EST via the following channels:
Comcast Cable 66/966HD/967
Verizon FIOS 29/30 in
Are you outside of the Philadelphia area? No worries, you can watch tonight’s episode online at: https://phillycam.org/web-channel
PhillyCAM is a community media center that brings together the people of Philadelphia to make and share media that promotes creative expression, democratic values and civic participation.
About the Cammy Award
The Cammy Awards celebrate the individual, senior, youth, and organizational members whose television or radio content resonates with PhillyCam’s mission, which is to be a community media center that brings together the people of Philadelphia to make and share media that promotes creative expression, democratic values, and civic participation.
These awards are also given to members whose media content exemplifies our values of inclusion, collaboration, discovery, learning, local focus, and quality.
This year, there will be 3 main categories and 9 total awards.