How African-American Writers Have Revived And Reshaped “Black Panther”

from co.CREATE When Marvel Comics announced this week that red-hot cultural commentator Ta-Nehisi Coates would be writing its new Black Pantherseries, comics fans and people who are invested in progressive views on social justice both had serious freakouts. Coates is one of the most perceptive and thoughtful writers working today, and he’s also a lifelong comic book fan—a combination that should help elevate the new Black Panther title to one of the flagship books in Marvel’s line. That’s fitting, given the company’s plans for the character — Black Panther is a big part of the cinematic future of the Marvel Universe, with an anticipated debut in next […]

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