As much as this might be a bit controversial, (which is not the aim of this) it’s a fair question to ask since the Ananse is famous for being a trickster. Tricksters, in many mythologies, are characters who tend to exhibit a great degree of intellect and use it to play tricks or otherwise disobey normal rules and conventional behavior. They are usually portrayed as … Continue reading IS ANANSE A FOLK HERO?
Yep, you read right. Our local industry needs to find its own style? I don’t really think that’s the accurate word to describe the point I’m trying to convey but it’s my hope that by the time you finish reading this article, any misunderstanding with what the message being put across is alleviated. In order to achieve this, I’m going to just compile some brief … Continue reading We need to find our own style.
Now, I know most of you are probably scratching your heads at this and wondering, “If they shouldn’t do superhero comics, what should they do? What kind of stories should they tell?” Well to that question the answer is pretty simple, any. They can tell any story they want (they can even tell superhero stories if they want although from the title, this writer does … Continue reading AFRICAN SUPERHEROES ARE A DEAD END!