Archive for: Alan Moore

Sacrificing Others: Watchmen, Fail-Safe, and Eichmann in Jerusalem

The morality of mass murder.

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The Joker And The Joker’s Wife

The Killing Joke as sanctimonious misogynist pulp crap.

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Queer Silence and the Killing Joke

Does Batman kill the Joker? Or is there a better ending?

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Homosexuality Will Make Your Comic Real

Why the Hooded Justice is not Beyonce.

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William Leung Kicks Darwyn Cooke’s Before Watchmen One More Time

More on the treatment of homosexuality, the Comedian, and Laurie in Darwyn Cooke’s Before Watchmen.

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Eric Berlatsky on Why Before Watchmen May Be (Slightly) Better Than That

A very qualified defense of Darwyn Cooke.

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The Boring Daddy of Astro City

Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson, and reconstructing superheroes.

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