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Bass Library's Graphic Novel Collection: By Black Authors

About The 'By Black Authors' Sub-Collection

This sub-collection represents a sampling of graphic novels at Yale Library by Black authors and illustrators. Click a link to access the catalog record for item availability.

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Abouet, Marguerite (author of the Aya series)

Baker, Kyle (author of Nat Turner)

Coates, Ta-Nehisi (author of Black Panther: World of Wakanda)

Johnson, Mat (author of Incognegro)

Lewis, John (author of March. Book one)

McGruder, Aaron (author of The Boondocks)

Medina, Tony (author of I am Alfonso Jones)

Neri, Greg (author of Yummy)

Neufeld, Josh (author of A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge)

Phillips, Gary (author of The Be-Bop Barbarians)

By Black Authors