Feb 13 2015
The reason for BlackComicsMonth is to bring awareness to black comic book creators and artists. While searching the hashtag on twitter, this beautiful gem featured on AfroPunk showed up, I just knew I had to feature it on here.
Kwezi is centered on 19 year old Kwezi, a typical South African youngster – immersed in popular youth culture – who develops a connection with his traditional roots,. Mkize says, “It is the journey of a young man. He starts off as an arrogant, opinionated anti-hero who discovers and appreciates his superpowers … the cultural aspect brings him back to his roots.”