COMICS AND THE U.S. SOUTH offers a wide-ranging and long overdue assessment of how life and culture in the United States South is represented in serial comics, graphic novels, newspaper comic strips, and webcomics. Edited by Brannon Costello andQiana Whitted, with contributions from an interdisciplinary group of outstanding scholars, this collection contributes to and also productively reorients the most significant and compelling conversations in both comics scholarship and in southern studies. Cover image from Jeremy Love’s Bayou.
I’m proud to be included in the groundbreaking AFRICAN AMERICAN CLASSICS book coming in December from Graphics Classics. I illustrated the creepy poem “THE GHOST OF DEACON BROWN” by James Weldon Johnson. Alex Simmons, Kyle Baker, Kenjji Marshall and many more incredible artist also contributed…