Kōrero: Comics and graphic novels

Kazanda, 1945

Kazanda, 1945

Ted Brodie-Mack's Kazanda, which he drew and co-authored with Peter Amos, was the first 'New Zealand' comic published in the United States, where it was reprinted in Ranger comics in 1945. Kazanda was a jungle queen who inhabited the Lost Continent. She had supernatural powers, including telepathy, and was a force for good. One of her special skills was an ability to communicate with wild animals and calm the most ferocious beasts. 

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Private collection, Tim Bollinger
Artwork by Ted Brodie-Mack

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Tim Bollinger, 'Comics and graphic novels - Early years of comics, 1900s to 1940s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/cartoon/41818/kazanda-1945 (accessed 20 August 2022)

He kōrero nā Tim Bollinger, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014