Rising Illustrator and Cartoonist Turns Black Hair into Pop Art

Rising Illustrator and Cartoonist Turns Black Hair into Pop Art

by Teryn Payne

Have you ever wondered where creatives get their inspiration from? For 23-year-old Shannon Wright, the idea to start a Black hair illustration series came... Read More

Adult Swim Renews “Black Dynamite”

Adult Swim Renews “Black Dynamite”

by #teamEBONY

After many months of anticipation, Black Dynamite the animated series, based on the cult 2009 feature film by Scott Sanders, starring Michael Jai White, made its debut on Adult Swim on Sunday, July 15th,... Read More

Boondocks

“The Boondocks” Returns to TV

by #teamEBONY

Not often do cartoons school grown-ups on sensitive issues such as institutionalized racism and Uncle Tom tendencies. Illustrator Aaron McGruder created his infamous cartoon... Read More

Funnies Girl: Lamenting Jackie Ormes

Funnies Girl: Lamenting Jackie Ormes

by Nichelle Gainer

Jackie Ormes's clever and often not-so subtle politically-charged cartoons appeared in now legendary Black newspapers like the Chicago Defender and the Pittsburgh Courier from the... Read More