So what is a Black person to do when most sci-fi either ignores us, portrays us badly or does the bare minimum to include us?
“I am going to own up to the fact that I am learning,” Elena Piech said. “And when I return to the United States, I am going to talk to my abuelos in Spanish.”
On this episode of “Deja View,” Jake Leary recruits Assistant Life & Culture Editor Kara Bowen and Staff Writer Aidan Lentz to talk about “Black Panther.” The trio weighs in on the film’s importance both to the Marvel Cinematic Universe and viewers craving better representation.
Featuring sounds ranging from hip-hop to R&B to traditional African music, “Black Panther: The Album” comes off a bold celebration of black culture.