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Author Howard, Sheena C., author.

Title Encyclopedia of Black comics / Sheena C. Howard ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; afterword by Christopher Priest
Published Golden, CO : Fulcrum Publishing, [2017]


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 261 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Foreword / by Dr. Henry Louis Gates -- Introduction -- Entries A-Z -- Afterword by Christopher Priest
Summary "The Encyclopedia of Black Comics focuses on people of African descent who have published significant works in the United States or have worked across various aspects of the comics industry. The book focuses on creators in the field of comics: inkers, illustrators, artists, writers, editors, Black comic historians, Black comic convention creators, website creators, archivists and academics--as well as individuals who may not fit into any category but have made notable achievements within and/or across Black comic culture"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (ProQuest Ebook Central, May 6, 2019)
Subject Comic books, strips, etc. -- Encyclopedias
American literature -- African American authors -- Encyclopedias
African American cartoonists -- Encyclopedias
Cartoonists -- United States -- Encyclopedias
African Americans in comics -- Encyclopedias
African Americans in popular culture -- Encyclopedias
Graphic novels -- United States -- History and criticism
African Americans in literature -- Encyclopedias
Cartoonists -- Encyclopedias
ART -- Techniques -- Drawing.
African American cartoonists
African Americans in literature
African Americans in popular culture
American literature -- African American authors
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels
United States
Genre/Form encyclopedias.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Comics criticism.
Critiques de bandes dessinées et de romans graphiques.
Form Electronic book
Author Gates, Henry Louis, Jr., writer of foreword.
Priest, Christopher J. (Christopher James), 1961- writer of afterword.
LC no. 2017027581
ISBN 9781682751688