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The Saddest Angriest Black Girl in Town

A project in Miami, FL by Jamila Rowser

Status: Active

An autobiographical comic that explores the intersection of Blackness and mental health.
Backers: 315
Average Daily Pledges: $745
Average Pledge Per Backer: $26

Funding: $8,198 of $3,200
Dates: Feb 16th -> Mar 16th (29 days)
Project By: Jamila Rowser
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Latest News

Close to reaching our $10k stretch goal!

February 25th - via:
Hey y'all! Robyn's DC Comic graphic novel Nubia: Real One written by L. L. McKinney came out earlier this week. Big congrats to both of them, check it out here!    Stretch Goals  We unlocked the artist bonus stretch goal (hurray!) and we're a... (Read More)

INTERVIEW: Jamila Rowser Delivers a New Edition of The Saddest Angriest Black Girl in Town

February 19th - via:
After founding her own independent publishing platform Black Josei Press in 2018, comic book creator and editor Jamila Rowser is launching a Kickstarter to put out a new, deluxe edition of Robyn Smith's acclaimed comic book The Saddest Angriest Black Girl in Town. Originally self-published in 2016, the out-of-print comic is an autobiographical story of Smith moving to rural Vermont town where she finds herself alone as the only Black woman in the community and detailing how it affects her mental health. (Read More)

Fully funded in less than 24 hours!

February 16th - via:
Today was an exciting whirlwind and we can't believe we're already funded! Thank you so so much for your pledge and support! We're not done just yet. The more we raise, the more comics we'll be able to print! We also just added a stretch goal; Robyn... (Read More)

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