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When I was a kid, I didn’t live close enough to a comic book shop to get there on my bike. My parents would have to take me to Fair Oaks Mall in Fairfax, Va., and I’d get my comics off the old spinner racks at Waldenbooks. As the years went on and specialty comic shops opened, my friends and I had a comic book ritual…


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AZA Universe, black comics creators, Business, Comics, Jasmin Truesdale -

Jazmin Truesdale’s pitch rings with an upbeat optimism. Like many Black women with backgrounds in […]

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Nowadays, for 53-year-old vintage comic book collector Al Sanders, somethings are more priceless than reading […]

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Comic book creators Kwanza Osajyefo, Tim Smith III, Jamal Igle and Khary Randolph have teamed […]

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Since 2000, the cultural zeitgeist worldwide has been dominated by superheroes appearing on the silver […]

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It’s official: Ryan Coogler will direct Marvel’s Black Panther. In a press release, the movie […]

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According to The Wrap, Marvel Studios has tapped screenwriter Joe Robert Cole to write the […]

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The New York Times reported earlier this week that acclaimed journalist and author, Ta-Nehisi Coates, […]

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DC Comics and Marvel have made it their mission to add diversity to their comic […]

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Amandla Stenberg, Black Comic Books, black comics creators, Comics, cultural appropriation, Editor's Picks, Entertainment -

The Hunger Games actress, musician and social justice commentator Amandla Stenberg made headlines earlier this […]

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  Talk about a slow fall from grace. Two decades ago, The Cosby Show debuted on […]

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