Osvaldo Oyola is a lecturer in the New York University Expository Writing Program and writes on pop culture, race, and gender on his own blog, The Middle Spaces, focusing on popular music and comic books. He serves on the Executive Committee for the International Comics Art Forum, and lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he grew up.BOOKMARK
House of Secrets: Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston’s “Black Hammer: Secret Origins”
Osvaldo Oyola on the family dynamics of Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston's "Black Hammer."
Between the World and Wakanda: Ta-Nehisi Coates and Brian Stelfreeze’s “Black Panther”
Ta-Nehisi Coates sacrifices the imaginative joys of the genre in order to avoid erasure of historical and political reality.