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Funky turns 40 (DVD videodisc)

Author(s)/Publishing Information

Michael A Gonzales, Roy Paul, Loreen Williamson, and Pamela Thomas


1 videodisc (52 min.). Recorded February 4, 2014. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.

"To celebrate the opening of the exhibition "Funky turns 40" at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. ...exhibits animation cels, posters, storyboards, and other objects celebrating black culture of the 1970s when black animated television characters began to be portrayed in a less stereotypical light."

 Popular culture United States 1971-1980.   Comic books, strips, etc.

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NKAA Entry: African American Comic Book and Action Figure Hero Collection [Frank X Walker]

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