White Scripts, and Black Supermen”,

For this week’ assignment, watch the documentary, White Scripts, and Black Supermen”,
and
read
http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2018/02/black-panther-erik-killmonger/553805/?utm_source=eb

then answer the following questions:

1. What explains the title of the documentary?

2. Based on the film, what do you believe that Black boys learn from reading comic books?

3. What do you think is the impact of seeing Black comic book heroes for young Black boys?

4. What effect do you think that the character of Killmonger will have on little boys based on the assigned reading? What about little Black boys? Explain.

5. How does Killmonger contribute to the notion that Black men are not monolithic? Provide five examples from the reading.

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