Black comics : politics of race and representation

Title
Black comics : politics of race and representation / edited by Sheena C. Howard and Ronald L. Jackson II.
Publication
London ; New York : Bloomsbury, 2013.

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xiii, 267 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
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Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Pt. 1. Comics then and now. Brief history of the black comic strip: past and present / Sheena C. Howard ; The trouble with romance in Jackie Ormes's comics / Nancy Goldstein ; Contemporary representations of black females in newspaper comic strips / Tia C.M Tyree ; Black comics and social media economics: new media, new production models / Derek Lackaff and Michael Sales ; Beyond b&w? The global manga of Felipe Smith / Casey Brienza -- pt. 2. Representing race and gender. Studying black comic strips: popular art and discourses of race / Angela M. Nelson ; Blowing flames into the souls of black folk: Ollie Harrington and his bombs from Berlin to Harlem / Christian Davenport ; Panthers and vixens: Black superheroines, sexuality, and stereotypes in contemporary comic books / Jeffrey A. Brown ; Gender, race, and The Boondocks / Sheena C. Howard ; From sexual siren to race traitor: Condoleeza Rice in political cartoons / Clariza Ruiz De Castilla and Zazil Elena Reyes Garcia -- pt. 3. Comics as political commentary. "There's a revolutionary messiah in our mist": a pentadic analysis of Birth of a Nation: a comic novel / Carlos D. Morrison and Ronald L Jackson II ; Inappropriate political content: serialized comic strips at the intersection of visual rhetoric and the rhetoric of humor / Elizabeth Sills ; "Will the 'real' black superheroes please stand up?!": a critical analysis of the mythological and cultural significance of black superheroes / Kenneth Ghee ; Culturally gatekeeping the black comic / David Deluliis.
Call Number
Sc E 13-627
ISBN
  • 9781441135285 (pbk.)
  • 1441135286 (pbk.)
  • 9781441172761 (hardback)
  • 1441172769 (hardback)
  • 9781441168474 (ebook (pdf))
  • 1441168478 (ebook (pdf))
  • 9781441138491 (ebook (epub))
  • 1441138498 (ebook (epub))
LCCN
2012039414
OCLC
811524079
Title
Black comics : politics of race and representation / edited by Sheena C. Howard and Ronald L. Jackson II.
Imprint
London ; New York : Bloomsbury, 2013.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Added Author
Howard, Sheena C.
Jackson, Ronald L., 1970-
Research Call Number
Sc E 13-627
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