Archive for: Jack Kirby

“I’m Looking for a Weird Love, Baby. . .” – Romance Comics & the Strangeness of the Normative

The strangeness of heterosexuals.

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Touch and the X-Adolescent

Jack Kirby, touch, and the X-Men

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Who Guards the Guardians?

The creators who originated the characters appearing in Marvel’s forthcoming film.

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Christopher Priest’s Black Panther, Jack Kirby’s Black Panther, and the Question of “Black Comics”

The Black Panther, past, present, and future.

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The X-Men: Establishment Lackeys

On X-Men #1 by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby

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Undisputed Title to a Hill of Dung

The depressing futility of the Stan Lee/Jack Kirby debate.

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The 8 Greatest Superheroes You’ve Never Heard Of

Powers on top of powers — and all for fighting!

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