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Thomas Jefferson: Schizophrenic Zombie-Fighter

I’m shocked to report that spending July 4th in Bath means no Fourth of July fireworks. For some reason England doesn’t seem to celebrate the holiday. So this year I’ll have to settle for all-American superhero analysis instead:     The Declaration of Independence is, according to Noam Chomsky, the first American superhero text. A […]

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Jane Austen’s Clark Kent

On Sanditon and secret identities.

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Taking a Bath with Mary and Jane

Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, and superheroes

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Who’s that Masked Saxophonist?

Band music for masked men.

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New Ditko-Lee Collaboration?

Calling all artists! Be the new Steve Ditko (impersonator)!

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The Problem with Hollywood Super-Dudes

Superhero films are written by flatworms.

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Please Don’t Hunt Me Down and Harass Me

The link between superheroes and the KKK.

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