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Black ladies in Sequence takes readers on a look for ladies of African descent in comics way of life. From the 1971 visual appeal of the Skywald courses personality "the Butterfly" - the 1st Black girl superheroine in a comic - to modern comedian books, image novels, movie, manga, and video gaming, increasingly more Black girls have gotten manufacturers, audience, and topics of sequential art.

As the 1st exact research of Black women's participation in comedian paintings, Black girls in Sequence examines the illustration, construction, and transnational circulate of girls of African descent within the sequential artwork global. during this groundbreaking learn, together with interviews with artists and writers, Deborah Whaley means that the therapy of the Black woman topic in sequential artwork says a lot in regards to the position of individuals of African descent in nationwide ideology within the usa and abroad.

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