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Roxane Gay Makes History as the First Black Female Lead Writer for Marvel

Known for her exquisite New York Times stories and celebrated novels, including "An Untamed State" and "Bad Feminist," Roxane Gay continues to knock down barriers in the literacy world. Read More »

First Black Woman Comic Store Owner Makes History Again

According to The Huffington Post, Ariell Johnson first made history in January by becoming the first black woman to own a comic shop on the east coast. Read More »

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See Sana Amanat's Most Notable Marvel Characters

Marvel's director of content development and "Ms. Marvel" co-creator, Sana Amanat, is no stranger to shattering gender stereotypes, especially with comic book characters. Read More »

Be The Hero: Get to Know Sana Amanat's Story

Sana Amanat is a renowned comic book editor and the co-creator of the breakthrough Muslim-American female comic book superhero, Ms. Marvel. Read More »

Add These 6 Graphic Novels Written by Women to Your Must-Read List ASAP

As soon as summer hits, summer must-read lists are seemingly everywhere. We understand if your reading list is a mile long, but we've got a slight alternative in case your eyes need a quick break from blocks of text. Read More »

These 5 Feminist Illustrations by Gemma Correll are Hilariously On Point

If you've spotted a hilarious comic or illustration while hanging around the Internet, chances are that illustrator Gemma Correll was behind it. Read More »