Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Black Panther
Cal State LA honors Marvel’s Luke Cage creator, acclaimed science fiction writer at Eagle-Con
March 15, 2018
Hours after news broke that blockbuster hit Black Panther had surpassed $1 billion in box offices worldwide, Marvel’s Luke Cage creator Cheo Hodari Coker took the stage at Eagle-Con at California State University, Los Angeles. ... read more »
Black Panther Los Angeles Press Day
March 2, 2018
A closer look at the cast and crew of the superest of all superhero movies: Black Panther!! ... read more / watch video »
March 1, 2018
 The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) announced its full and continued support of the big screen releases Black Panther (Marvel Studios), that opened February 16, 2018 nationwide and A Wrinkle in Time (Disney), opening March 9, 2018 nationwide. In addition, BHERC declared its full and continuing support and has issued a call-to-action to all—but the African American community in particular—to join them in hosting the youth and underserved in their surrounding community at screenings opening weekend and beyond, making certain that these important films are seen by all. ... read more »
‘Black Panther’ Showcases the Power of STEM Applications
March 1, 2018
I am convinced that we can use Black Panther and Princess Shuri to help young people imagine their own STEM futures and the role they can play in driving innovation as we all prepare for the fourth industrial revolution. ... read more »
Black Panther is the Superhero – and Heroines – We Deserve
February 22, 2018
the blockbuster superhero film Black Panther, which opened this week, is such a significant milestone. Few films have been more joyously anticipated, with advance ticket sales breaking records. The character, created for Marvel Comics by Stan Lee in 1966, already had generations of fans. ... read more »
Black Panther: Everything Doesn’t Have to Be Gay
February 22, 2018
Like with anything Black people do that receives too much high praise and critical acclaim, there’s always at least one descendant of a colonizer at the ready to make sure that we don’t get too big for our britches.  This time around its criticism of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther film for their so-called “lack of LGBT representation.” ... read more »
‘Black Panther’ Proves to be Superest of All Super Hero Movies 
February 22, 2018
For African Americans the idea of seeing the first African American super hero on the big screen was enough to get old and young movie goers alike to rush out and buy tickets.  But the power of the "Black Panther," the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with an African-American lead continued to smash box office records throughout this weekend’s opening release.  ... read more »
Black Panther Novel Author Shares His Journey
February 22, 2018
Black Panther is one of the first mainstream Black superheroes to have a novel written about them. To take on those challenges was surreal. ... read more »
AAFCA’s 9th Annual Awards Celebrates Black Excellence in Cinema, TV & New Media
February 15, 2018
Recently, the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) held its 9th Annual awards ceremony at the Taglyan Complex Theatre in Hollywood to honor the best in Black cinema, television and new media. ... read more »
Behind “Black Panther”: Director & Screenwriter Ryan Coogler, Rises to Major Success
February 15, 2018
Behind “Black Panther”: Director & Screenwriter Ryan Coogler, 31 Rises to Major Success ... read more »
Marvel Studios ‘Black Panther’ El Capitan Popcorn Offer
Marvel Studios 'Black Panther' El Capitan Popcorn Offer ... read more / view event »
The imagery of Wakanda is everywhere — “Black Panther” costume designer Ruth E. Carter found —Douriean
February 1, 2018
“Black Panther” costume designer Ruth E. Carter discovered Los Angeles based fine artist—Douriean.  ... read more »
Jury awards $4 million to former Black Panther Elaine Brown
January 18, 2018
A Northern California jury awarded more than $4 million in punitive damages to a former leader of the Black Panthers ... read more »
What We Can Learn from the Black Panther Party Today
January 5, 2017
Matthew “Peanut” Johnson was 16 years-old when San Francisco police officer Alvin Johnson killed him. The unarmed teen was said to have been fleeing a stolen car, and Officer Johnson claimed that he feared for his life, so he shot. ... read more »
Chadwick Boseman continues superhero streak as Black Panther
May 12, 2016
Boseman first discovered the Black Panther comic books while a student at Howard University, and he wanted to play the character before any film project was announced ... read more »


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