RETAILERS: CBLDF Defender #7, Featuring BRIAN STELFREEZE, FOCs Monday!

Defender #7Black Panther Protects Free Speech! CBLDF talks to Brian Stelfreeze and more in the latest issue of CBLDF Defender, out September 14, 2016. Retailers, FOC is Monday 8/22 (JUN161362), so now’s the time to stock up on this issue!

Get a behind the scenes look at Marvel’s hit reincarnation of Black Panther with artist Brian Stelfreeze, who shares his thoughts on working with author Ta-Nehisi Coates, the history of Black cartooning, and the state of free expression! Plus a preview of Banned Books Weeks, a look at cartoonists who lived in fear of obscenity charges, and all the latest news from CBLDF. Each issue of CBLDF Defender brings engaging creator interviews, detailed analysis of current censorship news, and in-depth features that tell the story of the people fighting for the freedom to read! CBLDF Defender is made available free to individuals at comic book stores and other venues across the country, who can order the publication in bundles of 50 for $9.99 each from Diamond Previews (JUN161362). Interested parties may also subscribe directly by mail hereCBLDF Defender #7 is set to be in stores September 14, 2016!

CBLDF Defender is made possible with the support of the Gaiman Foundation and CBLDF’s Corporate Members — ABRAMS, Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab, BOOM! Studios, comiXology, DCBS, Diamond Comic Distributors, Dark Horse Comics, DC Entertainment, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, Half Price Books, Oni Press, Penguin Random House, ReedPop,, Scholastic, SPX, Valiant, and the Will and Ann Eisner Family Foundation — and members like you. Thank you!