Download e-book for kindle: Black Comics: Politics of Race and Representation by Sheena C. Howard,Ronald L. Jackson II

By Sheena C. Howard,Ronald L. Jackson II

Winner of the 2014 Will Eisner Award for top Scholarly/Academic Work.

Bringing jointly participants from a wide-range of serious views, Black Comics: Politics of Race and Representation is an analytic background of the various contributions of Black artists to the medium of comics. overlaying comedian books, superhero comics, photograph novels and caricature strips from the early twentieth century to the current, the publication explores the ways that Black comedian artists have grappled with such issues because the Black adventure, gender identification, politics and social media.

Black Comics: Politics of Race and Representation introduces scholars to such key texts as:
The paintings of Jackie Ormes
Black girls superheroes from Vixen to Black Panther
Aaron McGruder's strip The Boondocks

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