Prof. Carr discusses “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” on Wisconsin Public Radio
UW-Green Bay professor, Bryan Carr appeared on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Central Time” Thursday, November 10 to talk about the transmedia history of Marvel’s Black Panther, the importance of black creatives, and the new film “Wakanda Forever”. The interview is available to listen to here.
The interview covered the character’s origins, on-screen and off-screen legacy, his connection to real-world history and racial politics, and how the new film will deal with the loss of beloved leading actor Chadwick Boseman.
Carr published “The Transmedia Construction of the Black Panther: Long Live the King” with Lexington Books earlier this year and it’s available at https://tinyurl.com/pantherbook. Those interested in obtaining a copy through the publisher can use code LXFANDF30 for 30% off.