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Who Was Torchy Brown and Why was She Iconic?

A Special Series about Black Comics: Story #1

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If you’ve every heard the title: Dixie to Harlem, then you probably already know the answer to the question posed in the title.

Dixie to Harlem is the first black comic strip about a black woman, and created by a black woman. Torchy Brown was an iconic figure in her own right, so allow…




Black Like Me focuses exclusively on all things “black” whether it’s history, current or past social injustice, or topics pertaining to the future of people of color in general. I am STRICTLY about positivity! This is a WRITER SHOWCASE Publication and does not accept submissions.

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Justiss Goode

Justiss Goode

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