Published November 10, 2015
On November 9th, Indigenous Narratives Collectives and Native Realities Press announced the release of two long-awaited comics, Captain Paiute and Deer Woman. So, head on over to Native Realities to order your copies and support Indigenous Comic Creators.
Captain Paiute: Indigenous Defender of the Southwest #1
Written and illustrated by Theo Tso, Captain Paiute #1 follows the origin of Captain Paiute from a mild mannered college student to an Indigenous Superhero! There are only 1000 print copies available
Deer Woman: A Vignette
Based on the true stories of Indigenous women throughout the world, Deer Woman: A Vignette, is a powerful expression of empowerment and survivance! Written by Elizabeth LaPensée, edited by Allie Vasquez and illustrated by Jonathan R. Thunder, this digital comic weaves the stories of Deer Woman into a modern narrative of the struggles of Indigenous women in North America.
The comic features and self-defense techniques from The Arming Sisters and a powerful introduction from the author; this comic should be read by all who care about the experience of Indigenous women throughout the world! Additionally $1 from each sale will go toward The Arming Sisters and their ongoing work!
Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in A Tribe Called Geek. Used with persmission. All rights reserved.