Mental Health And The 'Strong Black Woman' Trope
This summer I came up with an interesting idea, or at least I thought it would be interesting, to write about how the women of Walking Dead subverted the strong, black woman trope. I started my research, took notes, and gathered my images. Then I stopped. What happened? Well, a series of unfortunate real life events that left me struggling to find a new place to live and eventually crying on the floor of said new place, $1800 poorer, feeling utterly alone and overwhelmed. Let’s rewind back to the original idea: Strong Black Woman. It’s a trope. It’s a