KABOOM! Of stereotypes and superheroes - African comics and comics of Africa/ Von stereotypen und superhelden - Afrikanische comics und comics zu Afrika

: Lüthy (C.) et al eds.

R 220.00
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156pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Second EditionBasel, (2015) 2020


First published in 2015 to accompany the exhibition, Kaboom! African comics in focus.

Presents a range of African comics: superhero and underground comics as well as comics with propaganda content or an education focus.

Contributions include:

"My Nelson Mandela"by Anton Kannemeyer

"African Superheroes - South African and Nigerian superhero comics and Pan-Africanism in the time of Black Panther"by Lisa Roulet and Raffaele Perniola

"South African Underground Comix"by Pius Jonas Vőgele, Gabriela Giallombardo and Corinne Lüthy.

Text in both English and German.