Episode 51: Black Panther Matters…But Why Tho?

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For over 50 years, the Black Panther has inspired people from the pages of Marvel, in a week, he will take his rightful place on the big screen, but why tho? Why do we still care about Black Panther, Wakanda and the man under the mask: T’Challa. With special guest Sceritz aka Ritz, host of @WakandaIVLyfe (a Black Panther podcast), we dive into the history of the character and talk representation, diaspora, authorship and how the new movie is already breaking records.

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John aka Sceritz
From — Wakanda IV Lyfe (a Black Panther Podcast) and #DoYouEvenComicBook
Follow him  @IVwall
@WakandaIVLyfe | Website | Do You Even Comic Book website

Music this episode is “Legacy of the Panther (Panda Black Panther Remix, Comic Edition),” an original from Ritz — For full song see below

 

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T’Challa fighting the KKK in Jungle Adventure in  Jungle Action featuring the Black Panther #21 by McGregor and Graham, published by Marvel (1973)