Part Two of using DC’s Tyroc to consider the arc of the Black superhero.
An overview of posts in need of revisiting.
Identity is a constant retcon.
Jefferson Pierce’s “blackness” is explored in relation to his superheroic identity, but doesn’t get anywhere.
Black Goliath is a title that never got a chance to really develop and it suffers from the problems of a lot of early attempts to bring ethnic characters into the limelight.