Using Teen Titans #41 to think through token characters and slavery as a narrative trope.
The ninth installment of reading both versions of Omega the Unknown (from 1976 and 2007 respectively) against each other.
Exploring the intersection of legacy and race in superhero comics through Kurt Busiek’s Astro City
When Black Lightning rejects the Justice League he is rejecting white supremacy.
The clumsy way superhero comic books of the post-Civil Rights 1970s explicitly address race can provide a site for imagining productive racial consciousness for black characters, while also highlighting the limits of that kind of resistant reading.
The second in our on-going series of interviews with comics scholars.
The role of race in reconstructing the Bronze Age.