A black man discovers his superpowers in the refreshingly confrontational Black

It’s unfortunate that readers don’t stray from the three largest publishers more often, because there’s some interesting stuff happening in independent publishing right now. Black #1 (Black Mask Studios) is one of several books from Black Mask Studios that’s making waves and earning acclaim, along with titles like Kim

“Evil” finds both solace and struggle in Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling has a habit of retroactively making her Harry Potter stories more progressive. In 2007, Rowling confirmed that Albus Dumbledore was gay, and last year, a black woman was cast as Hermione Granger in the stage play Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, two developments that drummed up controversy that put…