Masthead title figure for the weekly Mfumu'eto comic "Tala Tina," dated October 25, 1994.

International Comics: Papa Mfumu’Eto 1er

Submitted by Dan Reboussin, Ph.D., African Studies Curator I’m thrilled to share that, in collaboration with Professor Nancy Hunt, I’ve recently accessioned the creative and production papers of comic artist Papa Mfumu’Eto...

Close up of a comic panel showing a fake opening in the Panama Canal as a plot device.

Comics, the Panama Canal, & World War II

Submitted by Celeste Velazco, 2020 Smathers Library Undergraduate Student Fellow Nowadays, people of all ages enjoy comics and blockbuster comic book-inspired movies. However, in the 1930s, comic books were written mostly for...