The amazing transforming superhero!: essays on the revision of characters in comic books, film and television

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McFarland & Co., 2007 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 244 pages
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"This collection analyzes the many ways in which comic book and film superheroes have been revised or re-written in response to changes in real-world politics, social mores, and popular culture. Also included are several illustrations and promotional photographs, along with separate footnotes and bibliographies for each essay"--Provided by publisher.

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Contents

Once Upon a Time Once Again
5
Captain America in the Wake of World
35
Gender Trouble
52
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Terrence R. Wandtke is an associate professor of literature and media at Judson University in Elgin, Illinois. He is the founder and director of Imago Film Festival.