Run for It: Stories of Slaves Who Fought for Their Freedom

2017 DEBUT Run for It: Stories of Slaves Who Fought for Their Freedom
Book Author(s) Marcelo d’Salete
Publisher Fantagraphics Books
Book List Price $24.99
All-Ages Appropriate No
Web site http://www.fantagraphics.com/runforit/


DESCRIPTION:

This graphic novel tells unforgettable stories about Afro-Brazilian slaves who rebelled against oppression.

Run For It ― a stunning graphic novel by internationally acclaimed illustrator Marcelo d’Salete ― is one of the first literary and artistic efforts to face up to Brazil’s hidden history of slavery. Originally published in Brazil ― where it was nominated for three of the country’s most prestigious comics awards ― Run For It has received rave reviews worldwide, including, in the U.S., The Huffington Post.