The Resource Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown

Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown

Label
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans
Title
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey A. Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the trailblazing comics that broke color barriers and portrayed African Americans in heroic storylines What do the comic book figures Static, Hardware, and Icon all have in common? Black Superheroes, Milestone Comics, and Their Fans gives an answer that goes far beyond "tights and capes," an answer that lies within the mission Milestone Media, Inc., assumed in comic book culture. Milestone was the brainchild of four young black creators who wanted to part from the mainstream and do their stories their own way. This history of Milestone, a "creator-owned" publis
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
741.5/089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.B76 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in popular culture
Label
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Prologue; 1. Introduction: ''New Heroes''; 2. A Milestone Development; 3. Comic Book Fandom; 4. The Readers; 5. Reading Race and Genre; 6. Reading Comic Book Masculinity; 7. Drawing Conclusions; Appendix; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn688292097
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604737639
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2kjrj8
  • 62a86a30-d543-4d98-9206-ce5772fb8c68
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25649759
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688292097
  • pebcs1604737638
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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