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How Does What’s In Print Affect Comics Studies?

Can you study it if you can’t find it?

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Can a Comic Book Make M.F. Grimm Walk?

Super-powers in non-fiction comics.

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What is an African American Comic?

“All-Negro Comics” and African-American comics today

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How does anthropomorphism represent race in Krazy Kat?

Cats, mice, and race.

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Race and the Risks of ‘Kiddie Garbage’ Cartooning

Jennifer Cruté black creators, and creative risks.

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Sound and Silence in the Jim Crow South

Representations of music in Jeremy Love’s Bayou, Paolo Parisi’s Coltrane and Long/Demonakos’ The Silence of Our Friends

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Quentin Tarantino’s Slave on the Road; or, Josiah Henson Unchained

Moral slaves and dangerous slaves

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