#BlackComicsMonth – Day 1 – David Walker : Shaft #1 and #2 Reviews

Part of Shaft’s timeless appeal as a central noir icon is his honesty. Built up as the banner-waving standard of African-American manhood, his famous pride is superseded by an almost simplistic, ineffable honesty, an inbuilt modesty that accompanies his actions; he is perhaps more Chandler than Van Peebles, more Philip Marlowe and Sam (ahem) Spade […]