Off-Panel: April 17, 2015

Our daily round-up of news around the comics space, from the gutters and beyond.

“By that point, he had already begun to research hidden moments and people from black history, fed by stories he’d hear at comics conventions. “There’s that whole idea that…history is written by the victors,” he says. “I think that history is not necessarily written by the victors. I think history is written by people who actually look for the truth.” The work ethic Walker taught him came in handy as he began Strange Fruit.”

Strange Fruit has been on my radar for awhile, and I really want to get to it soon.

“The Batman v Superman IMAX event will debut the official trailer with a 15-minute video of footage from the Man of Steel sequel. It will also feature an introduction from Snyder, according to Variety.”

They’re REALLY trying to get the publicity wheels moving on this, aren’t they?

“As a standalone, Silk continues to intrigue its readers as Cindy recalls more memories about her family and gets one step closer to finding out what happened to them — but for readers who are looking for more nuanced depiction of what it’s like to grow up Asian with superpowers in America, Silk has yet to deliver.”

This article on Silk (which I’m really enjoying) is very thoughtful.


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