The Resource Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown, (electronic resource)

Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown, (electronic resource)

Label
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans
Title
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey A. Brown
Creator
Contributor
Provider
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
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1966-
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Brown, Jeffrey A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.B76 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
Series statement
Studies in popular culture
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  • Milestone Media Inc.
  • Milestone Media Inc
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • History and criticism
  • History
  • Milestone Media Inc
  • United States
  • Literature
  • Fine Arts
  • HUMOR
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Comic
  • United States
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 232 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781604737639
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2kjrj8
  • 62A86A30-D543-4D98-9206-CE5772FB8C68
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688292097
  • (OCoLC)ocn688292097
Label
Black superheroes, Milestone comics, and their fans, Jeffrey A. Brown, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 232 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781604737639
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2kjrj8
  • 62A86A30-D543-4D98-9206-CE5772FB8C68
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688292097
  • (OCoLC)ocn688292097

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