Comic Book Reality: Superheroes and the Power of Representation
July 22, 2020
Since their debut in the 1930s, comic books have been a regular part of our pop-culture landscape. While often dismissed as escapist entertainment, these pulp treasures also provide a fascinating lens through which to view our nation’s past, present and potential future.
In this interactive presentation, journalist and educator T. Andrew Wahl explores how everything from social movements to business concerns to changing demographics have shaped the reality seen in the pages of comics.
Join the Zoom presentation at the link here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88650958001 or by calling in at 1-669-900-9128 Meeting ID: 886 5095 8001