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Written by:
Joshua LaBello  Search this
Illustrated by:
Vinnie Tartamella, American  Search this
Published by:
TidalWave Productions, American, founded 2001  Search this
Subject of:
Oprah Winfrey, American, born 1954  Search this
ink on paper
H x W x D (Closed): 10 1/4 × 6 5/8 × 3/16 in. (26 × 16.8 × 0.5 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 10 3/16 × 13 1/16 × 7/8 in. (25.9 × 33.1 × 2.2 cm)
comic books
Place printed:
Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Kosciusko, Attala County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, North and Central America
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
September 2009
Female Force: Oprah Winfrey, volume 1 from September 2009. The front cover features a graphic illustration of Oprah Winfrey. Winfrey is depicted off center in bust pose against a brown gradient background. She is facing the viewer with her proper left shoulder held slightly forward. She is wearing a dark red shirt and gold, double hoop earrings. At the top of the comic book is a red banner with three (3) white stars and the series title, [FEMALE FORCE], printed in yellow text. Below, in white-and-red shadowed text is the title of the comic book, [Oprah Winfrey]. Next to Winfrey’s proper right shoulder is the cover illustration’s date and the artist’s signature, [08[double underlined] / Vinnie]. There is a white barcode in the bottom right corner. Below is the issue number, [1], circled in blue and printed in white. The price and date are printed to the right in white text that reads, [$3.99 / SEPT ‘09]. In the bottom left corner is the publisher’s logo, a circle with a light and dark blue wave graphic and a banner of blue-and-white gradient text and white text that reads, [BLUEWATER / COMICS]. The interior pages feature color, illustrated panels, text narrative, and advertisements. On the back cover is an advertisement of and the edition of the Female Force comic featuring Stephenie Meyer. This issue is twenty-five (25) pages.
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Business  Search this
Gender  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Television  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Rhea L. Combs
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Bluewater Productions and Darren G. Davis
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture