Posts Tagged ‘ dr. martin luther king jr. ’

A Legacy of Innovation and Commitment to Representation

February 28, 2019
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A Legacy of Innovation and Commitment to Representation

In celebration of Black History, CBLDF is rerunning some amazing profiles created in partnership with Black Nerd Problems to spotlight Black comics creators and cartoonists who made significant contributions to free expression. To see the full list of resources, visit http://cbldf.org/profiles-in-black-cartooning/   Profiles in Black Cartooning: Bertram A. Fitzgerald and Golden Legacy This is the story of a mild-mannered…

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The MLK Comics Mystery Solved in 2018

January 21, 2019
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The MLK Comics Mystery Solved in 2018

Editor’s note: This story originally ran in April of 2018, but is being reposted now in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. For those interested in reading comics about The Civil Rights Movement, check out CBLDF’s Using Graphic Novels in Education for some great suggestions. In April of 2018, artist and comics journalist James…

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Teaching Dr. King’s Legacy with Award Winning Comics

January 15, 2018
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Teaching Dr. King’s Legacy with Award Winning Comics

As we recognize Martin Luther King, Jr., and celebrate his legacy today, one way we can explore his contributions to civil rights is by reading comics. Whether you’re a comics fan looking for a way to learn more about Dr. King or a teacher looking for books to use in your classroom, there are graphic novels that…

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