Spotlight: DUKES Comics

guest post by Elvira Carrizal-Dukes, Ph.D., M.F.A. and Ronnie Dukes, A.A.S., We are an author-illustrator wife-husband BIPOC team. Elvira Carrizal-Dukes (a.k.a. “Dr. E.C.-Dukes) is Xicana whose DNA represents a mestiza identity. E.C. earned a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition and an M.F.A. in Film from Columbia University. E.C. and Ronnie married in NYC in 2006. Ronnie is Black whose DNA includes Indigenous Mexico & Puerto Rico. He is from Chicago, IL, and earned an associate of applied sciences degree in computer animation. He was a painter exhibiting in Harlem, NYC, before forming DUKEScomics LLC with his wife E.C.. … Continue reading Spotlight: DUKES Comics