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Swanigan, Pamela: "Much the Same on the Other Side. The Boondocks and the Symbolic Frontier." In: Children’s Literature 40 (2012), S. 28–48.
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Keywords: "The Boondocks", Ethnizität, Kinder- und Jugendcomics, McGruder. Aaron, USA
Collection: Children’s Literature
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In the earliest months of his comic strip The Boondocks, Aaron McGruder critiques the effects of the frontier mentality and future-based thinking in the African-American communities, using his child characters to shed a complicating light on often-simplified concepts such as the suburban dream, school integration, and the “color line” itself.
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