Superheroine Moses to descend on ATLiens at Moods party

Carlton Hargro is having a year to remember. This past January, the culture curator returned to his roots at Atlanta alt-weekly Creative Loafing as its first Black editor-in-chief. Around that same time, another passion Hargro pursues in partnership with his brother, Darrick, bore fruit with the introduction of Nia Griggs & The Kemetic Sisterhood of […]

New Spider-Man Comic Half-Black; Will Mainstream Audiences Accept a Black Superhero?

Hold onto your hair extensions, folks: the new Marvel Comic’s Spider Man is a black man named Miles Morales. Marvel Comic’s Ultimate Fallout issue 4, which comes out Wednesday,Aug. 3, features the Spider Man as a half-black, half-Hispanic teenager who takes over the crime-fighting duties from Peter Parker, who was killed in the Ultimate Spider […]