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The superhero reader, edited by Charles Hatfield, Jeet Heer, and Kent Worcester

Label
The superhero reader
Title
The superhero reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles Hatfield, Jeet Heer, and Kent Worcester
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
741.5/9
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6710
LC item number
.S87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hatfield, Charles
  • Heer, Jeet
  • Worcester, Kent
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Superheroes in literature
  • Superheroes
Label
The superhero reader, edited by Charles Hatfield, Jeet Heer, and Kent Worcester
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical considerations. Comics predecessors / Peter Coogan -- Men of tomorrow / Gerard Jones -- Gladiator / Philip Wylie -- The great comic book heroes / Jules Feiffer -- The comics and the super state / Walter Ong -- The Superman conceit / Fredric Wertham -- The great women superheroes / Trina Robbins -- Fandom and authorship / Will Brooker -- Theory and genry. Literary formulas / John G. Cawelti -- Crowds of superheroes / Robert Jewett and John Shelton Lawrence -- The epic hero and pop culture / Roger B. Rollin -- Masked heroes / Richard Reynolds -- The revisionary superhero narrative / Geoff Klock -- Jack Kirby and the Marvel aesthetic / Charles Hatfield -- Navigating infinite Earths / Karin Kukkonen -- A song of the urban superhero / Scott Bukatman -- Culture and identity. Wonder Woman / Gloria Steinem -- Invisible Girl / Lillian Robinson -- Love will bring you to your gift / Jennifer Stuller -- Batman, deviance and camp / Andy Medhurst -- Color them black / Adilifu Nama -- Comic book masculinity / Jeffrey Brown -- The Punisher as revisionist superhero western / Lorrie Palmer -- Death-defying heroes / Henry Jenkins
Control code
2013004069
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 319 pages
Isbn
9781617038020
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013004069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The superhero reader, edited by Charles Hatfield, Jeet Heer, and Kent Worcester
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical considerations. Comics predecessors / Peter Coogan -- Men of tomorrow / Gerard Jones -- Gladiator / Philip Wylie -- The great comic book heroes / Jules Feiffer -- The comics and the super state / Walter Ong -- The Superman conceit / Fredric Wertham -- The great women superheroes / Trina Robbins -- Fandom and authorship / Will Brooker -- Theory and genry. Literary formulas / John G. Cawelti -- Crowds of superheroes / Robert Jewett and John Shelton Lawrence -- The epic hero and pop culture / Roger B. Rollin -- Masked heroes / Richard Reynolds -- The revisionary superhero narrative / Geoff Klock -- Jack Kirby and the Marvel aesthetic / Charles Hatfield -- Navigating infinite Earths / Karin Kukkonen -- A song of the urban superhero / Scott Bukatman -- Culture and identity. Wonder Woman / Gloria Steinem -- Invisible Girl / Lillian Robinson -- Love will bring you to your gift / Jennifer Stuller -- Batman, deviance and camp / Andy Medhurst -- Color them black / Adilifu Nama -- Comic book masculinity / Jeffrey Brown -- The Punisher as revisionist superhero western / Lorrie Palmer -- Death-defying heroes / Henry Jenkins
Control code
2013004069
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 319 pages
Isbn
9781617038020
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013004069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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