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Chadwick Boseman: The Power of Representation

Chadwick Boseman: The Power of Representation

On August 28, 2020, the world lost a cultural icon.  The death of actor Chadwick Boseman was announced on social media after his silent, 4-year battle with cancer. He’d played several significant roles in this time period — including athlete Jackie Robinson, performer James Brown, and lawyer Thurgood Marshall. He was especially known as “King T’Challa” within the Marvel Universe. His presence in Black Panther essentially bridged a historical gap between those within the African diaspora. Through the characters’ darker…

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