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August 2013
Abina and the Important Men wins the Childrenís African Book Award for Older Readers
http://www.africaaccessreview.org/aar/awards.html


March 20, 2013
Monica Edinger, Educating Alice: "Learning About Africa: Abina and the Important Men: A Graphic History"
http://medinger.wordpress.com/2013/03/20/learning-about-africa-abina-and-the-important-men-a-graphic-history/


January 27, 2013
Africa Works: "Abina and the Important Men: Getz and the New African History"
http://africaworksgpz.com/2013/01/27/abina-and-the-important-men-getz-and-the-new-african-history/


June 8, 2012
New Books in Gender Studies: Abina and the Important Men: A Graphic History (AUDIO INTERVIEW)
http://newbooksingenderstudies.com/2012/06/08/trevor-getz-and-liz-clarke-abina-and-the-important-men-a-graphic-history-oxford-up-2012/


April 26, 2012
Me, You, and Books: "Abina and the Important Men: A Graphic History, by Trevor R. Getz"
http://mdbrady.wordpress.com/2012/04/26/abina-and-the-important-men-a-graphic-history-by-trevor-r-getz/


April 22, 2012
Accra Books and Things: Cape Coast on My Mind
http://accrabooksandthings.wordpress.com/2012/04/22/cape-coast-on-my-mind/


March 17, 2012
MSU Comics Forum Presentation - 2012: "Warren Ellisís Crecy and Trevor R. Getzís Abina and the Important Men as Classroom Resources"
http://www.ajgulyas.com/22839-2/


February 1, 2012
The Beat: "Kibbles Ďní Bits, 1/31/2012"
http://www.comicsbeat.com/2012/01/31/kibbles-n-bits-1312012/


January 31, 2012
Library Journal: "Stories Beyond Black and White: 25 Graphic Novels for African American History Month"
http://reviews.libraryjournal.com/2012/01/collection-development/stories-beyond-black-and-white-25-graphic-novels-for-african-american-history-month/


January 19, 2012
Antoinette Burtonís perspective on the "archival divide:" remarks delivered at AHA
http://www.archivesnext.com/?p=2453


December 28, 2011
Comics Beat: "Coming Attractions: Fall 2011: University Presses | The Beat"
http://www.comicsbeat.com/2011/12/24/coming-attractions-fall-2011-university-presses/


December 23, 2011
AfricaScreams: "Abina and the Important Men: A Graphic History by Trevor R. Getz and Liz Clarke"
http://www.africascreams.com/2011/12/abina-and-important-men-graphic-history.html


December 13, 2011
SFSU: "Gator reads: 'Abina and the Important Men'"
http://www.sfsu.edu/~news/2011/fall/55.html


December 6, 2011
SF State Magazine: "Out of the Shadows"
http://www.sfsu.edu/~sfsumag/archive/fall_11/shadows.html


November 11, 2011
Largehearted Boy: "Book Notes - Trevor R. Getz 'Abina and the Important Men'"
http://www.largeheartedboy.com/blog/archive/2011/11/book_notes_trev.html


October 21, 2011
OUPblog: "Abina and the Important Men: A Graphic History"
http://blog.oup.com/2011/10/abina/


October 12, 2011
Clionauta: Blog de Historia: "La historia como arte"
http://clionauta.wordpress.com/2011/10/12/la-historia-como-arte/


September 29, 2011
History News Network (George Mason University): "History as Art: Getz's ABINA AND THE IMPORTANT MEN"
http://hnn.us/blogs/entries/142124.html


September 17, 2011
The Examiner (San Francisco): "SF State professor Trevor R. Getz bases graphic novel on 19th century Ghana woman's quest for freedom"
http://www.sfexaminer.com/local/3-minute-interview/2011/09/sf-state-professor-trevor-r-getz-bases-graphic-novel-19th-century-g


September 2, 2011
San Francisco State University: "Graphic novel raises questions about the making of history"
http://www.sfsu.edu/~news/2011/fall/4.html


September 1, 2011
KTVU (San Francisco): "Professor Uses Graphic Novel To Engage Students"
http://www.ktvu.com/video/29057494/index.html

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