Ive blogged before about the late Dwayne McDuffie, a leading voice for African-American writers, artists, and characters in contemporary comics. Go read it, then come back.
What is evidently McDuffies final work, the direct-to-dvd animated film Justice League: Doom, has just been released (a follow-up to his earlier, likewise excellent Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths). Its terrific, of course; but the 2-disc version comes with a great bonus: a fascinating documentary on McDuffies life.
You dont have to buy the dvd to watch the documentary, though; here it is in three parts: