Who is afraid of a black Spider(-Man)?

  • Ora C. McWilliams University of Kansas
Keywords: Comics, Fandom, Marvel Comics, Miles Morales, Race, Ultimate Universe


An Internet post asking about Spider-Man's race in a film turned into an Internet campaign about an actor that led fans to interact with each other as well as with the actor, which in turn led to the attention of media producers, which resulted in a change in Spider-Man's race in a print comic book.
How to Cite
McWilliams, O. (2012). Who is afraid of a black Spider(-Man)?. Transformative Works and Cultures, 13. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3983/twc.2013.0455