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Whose Black Panther? The Politics and History of the Comic and Film

Dr. Todd Steven Burroughs of the iMWiL! crew joined the iMWiL! crew in our collaboration with Netfa Freeman of WPFW‘s Voices With Vision for this wide-ranging, powerful discussion of his new book: Marvel’s Black Panther: A Comicbook Biography, From Stan Lee to Ta-Nehisi Coates We discussed, among much else, the history of comics, White writers of Black heroes, the politics of popularity, entertainment and art, African sovereignty, Black nationalism and, of course, the specific history of The Black Panther comic from its humble origins to 21st century pop spectacle.   This is must listen liberated masses media right here!***


*** Be sure also to check out the aforementioned classic discussion of Super Black! The Politics of Comics and Pop Culture with Makani Themba and more…!



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