Conceptualizing The Black Future: A Few Words with Noni Limar

Popular Black consciousness now is focused for the moment about the possibilities of the future of Africa and the rest of the Diaspora. Some of the discussions around the movie Black Panther have facilitated this conversation, and a few have chosen to build on that. Black Lives Matter has an initiative titled Black Futures Month where it uses this month to focus on a re-imagining of Black life. This began in 2015, and this year, the focus is the future of Black Feminism. To delve into this a bit more, Polite On Society reached out to Noni Limar, a poet...
Chris Walker of Urbanime To Launch “Relic”, A Digital Graphic Novel

Chris Walker of Urbanime To Launch “Relic”, A Digital Graphic Novel

by Marc W. Polite Comic book films have been all the rage for the past decade. As part of that development, Black comic book characters have experienced a resurgence. Whether it is the Netflix series Luke Cage, or the CW’s Black Lightning, Black comic book related shows have captured the attention of many fans. As many of us anticipate the theater release of Black Panther, the scene is ripe for more interesting stories to come forward in the medium of Black comics. This week, we have the opportunity to converse with Chris Walker, a comic book creator. Chris in his...