My First NY Comic Con Experience!

Greetings fellow ComixBawses!!! Long time no see! Work and school have been keeping me extremely busy, but I just wanted to write a quick post about my NYCC 2018 experience. It was FREAKING AWESOME!

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The Three Things Cardi B & Lottie Person From ‘Snotgirl’ Taught Me About Authenticity—Or A Lack Thereof—On Social Media

Greetings fellow ComixBawses! Happy Monday 😀 I hope you all enjoyed your week!! If you’ve been keeping up with me on social media you already know that my #ComicReadOfTheWeek was Snotgirl: Green Hair Don’t Care Volume 1 ,which was penned and illustrated by Bryan Lee O’Malley and Leslie Hung, respectively. To be honest, I thought the story was […]

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My Newbury Comics Adventure! – If you love Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Manga, Game of Thrones, Rick & Morty, Vinyl Records, or anything that makes you an Awesome, Badass Geek then you need to stop by this store!!!

Greetings fellow ComixBawses! I recently discovered a store called Newbury Comics in the mall I work at a couple of weeks ago and I CAN’T BELIEVE I had been walking right by it for about two months!!! I suppose I had missed it because I’m always rushing to the food court so I can stuff […]

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I’m Moving To Wakanda So I Can Relish In Black People Magic 24/7: #WhatBlackPantherMeansToMe

Greetings Fellow ComixBawses! Whoooooo! Black Panther debuts in theaters on February 16th. We’re only a few more days away! Stay calm people; it’ll be here before we know it!! I personally first started hearing buzz about Marvel Studio’s Black Panther back in 2016. At the time, I had been doing research on racism and minorities in comics/graphic novels […]

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AngelFood McSpade is here to serve up all her Cake – The Black Jezebel of Underground Comix [Sort of NSFW]

Greetings fellow Comix Bawse! Let’s jump back a few decades and talk about underground comix. What is it? Underground comix gained popularity during the mid 60s through the late 70s—the “x” alludes to its X-rated themes and content. Underground comix were “created wherever cartoonists, disillusioned with mainstream comics, wanted to do something less constrained in […]

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‘Persepolis’ – Women under the male gaze: Can gender constructs ever be escaped?

“WOMEN WERE TOLD HOW TO DRESS AND HOW TO BEHAVE IN THE PRESENCE OF MEN!” Greetings fellow ComixBawse! The graphic novel, Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi tells the autobiographical story of an Iranian woman growing up during revolutionary Iran. Iran during this time held strict moral and behavioral codes that restricted the actions of both sexes, […]

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