Archive for: Orientalism
Superheroes, Orientalism, and imperialism
The limits of pointing out Orientalism in art.
Race, nation, and politics in Red Dawn, Olympus Has Fallen, and Iron Man 3
Parts of the comics intelligentsia seem to be developing an unhealthy obsession with ideological readings of comics.
“I’m examining American guilt and I’m examining male guilt.”
Thompson’s risky gambit was to create a consciously Orientalist work in a post 9/11 context.