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“Outrage Deferred: On the Lack of Black Writers in the Comic Book Industry”

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Posted February 11, 2013

“[T]wo major initiatives over the past 18 months from the two biggest comic publishers in this country [were] meant to update their brands in an attempt to better reflect the world we currently live in. Yet somehow, from the angle of a black writer trying to break into comics, this current era in the industry looks quite a bit like the one we were supposed to be leaving behind.”  More at Comics Alliance.

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