Black Images in Comics SC (2012 Fantagraphics) A Visual History comic books 2010-2012
1st printing. By Fredrik Strömberg. Foreword by Charles Johnson. Now in soft cover, Black Images In The Comics is an endlessly fascinating historical journey chronicling the depiction of black characters in comics from the appalling racism of the earliest syndicated strips right through to the more enlightened present day. Included are essays on, and examples of, each strip, comic or graphic novel spotlighted plus over a dozen new entries added to the out-of-print hardcover edition. Softcover, 6-in. x 6-in., 296 pages, B&W. Cover price $19.99.