tessa thompson confirms she is marvel's first queer superhero
The actress makes history as Valkyrie in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'
marvel studios promises a commitment to diversity
Can we get Donald Glover as Spider-Man, pretty please?
the fashion in 'black panther' is an afrofuturist vision
The storied creative talks about collaborating with a Boston Ballet designer to create Black Panther’s new suit and 3D printing.
why black panther is a radical fuck you
Ryan Coogler’s superhero movie initiates a necessary dialogue on the depiction of Africa on screen.
'black panther' is breaking ticket-sale records before it’s even out
Internationally, many are starting GoFundMe campaigns to ensure as many kids get to see it as possible.
'black panther' has officially infiltrated new york fashion week
Designers like Fear of God, Chromat, and Tome will present pieces inspired by the black blockbuster.
a 'black panther' film was almost made in the 90s, starring wesley snipes
Spearheading the project, Wesley was more than ready to wear a cat-eared leotard.
virginia gardner plays a rainbow-skinned lesbian in marvel’s "runaways"
The new Hulu show features mutant teens fighting supervillains and school bullies.
frank ocean's 'blond' gets a magical marvel makeover
The latest installment of Marvel's iconic hip-hop comic book series, 'Royals #1,' features a take on Frank Ocean's 'Blond' as its cover page.
roxane gay will be the first black woman to write a marvel comic series
'World of Wakanda' will be a companion series to Ta-Nehisi Coates' 'Black Panther,' and will reportedly bring queer black women into the Marvel universe. 'It doesn't make sense that I am the first, in 2016,' Gay tweeted. 'But I won't be the last.'
queering the blockbusters: the case for giving captain america a boyfriend
The introduction of a queer character to the superhero movie canon wouldn’t just be a win for diversity, it could also dispel deeply held and damaging stereotypes that haunt mainstream media.
ta-nehisi coates’ 'black panther' comic is the bestseller of the year (so far)
The award winning journalist’s revamp of the first black superhero launched to rave reviews and even better sales.