White Scripts and Black Supermen: Black Masculinities in Comic Books


(52mins) Prominent artists, scholars and cultural critics weigh in on the degree to which early Black superheroes generally adhered to common stereotypes about black men in comic books. From the humorous, to the offensive, early Black superheroes are critically considered. Join comic book author  Dwayne "Max Man" Johnson for a  post discussion on the evolution of  black comic book heroes following the film screening. Mr. Johnson is the author of Maximum Man, The Man of Might.  CLICK HERE FOR THE TRAILER

In conjunction with our exhibit Sons.

Regular Admission: Members - Free / Non-Members $8

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Date and Time
Sunday, July 16, 2:00 pm
Contact Information
For more information call 443-263-1800
Included with museum admission