Exploring the relationship between seriality, identity and the colonial imagination through X-Men’s Storm.
Brief reviews of comics released on June 17th and June 24th, 2015 – including Prez #1 and Ms. Marvel #16.
Mini-reviews of recent comics including A-Force #1, Spider-Woman #8 and Deadpool’s Secret Secret Wars #1.
In which my preference switches between the two series. Fast and funny beats turgid “commentary.”
Short reviews of comics released between May 6th and May 13th, 2015. All Marvel Comics this time around.
Reading these two comics together that stand (let’s call it) 40 years apart, I can’t help but wonder if the versions of Howard I saw in previous issues somehow flipped across time and space to take each other’s place.
Sam Wilson’s characterization as the rugged individual and then his ascension to the role of Captain America are political messages that must be addressed beyond the tendency of media to oversimplify the political ramifications of things, or streamline complex histories
Brief reviews of comic books from 4/15 to 4/29, but a couple go back a few weeks further.