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Carl Barks stories and Walt Kelly covers in Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories. And much more besides.

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Utilitarian Review 7/18/15

This week’s blogging and links.

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Beware My Ambivalently Black Power

The first appearance of John Stewart as Green lantern.

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The Ways of White Critics

Ta-Nehisi Coates and black criticism.

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The Most Obscure, Uninteresting Comic Book Character

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