Posts Tagged ‘ superman ’

Classic GNs Signed by Dave Gibbons, Frank Quitely, David Mazzucchelli, & More Benefit CBLDF!

May 31, 2018
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Classic GNs Signed by Dave Gibbons, Frank Quitely, David Mazzucchelli, & More Benefit CBLDF!

This week CBLDF is rewarding our donors with some fantastic graphic novels signed by their legendary creators, including Watchmen Deluxe Edition HC, How Comics Work TP, and Batman vs Predator TP, signed by Dave Gibbons; All-Star Superman TP, signed by Frank Quitely; Asterios Polyp HC and Batman: Year One HC, signed by David Mazzucchelli; Superman For All Seasons HC and Tales of the Batman HC, signed by Tim Sale; and more! Donate to CBLDF…

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Beyond Nazi-Punching: How Superhero Comics Grappled With Their Fascistic Roots

November 23, 2016
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Beyond Nazi-Punching: How Superhero Comics Grappled With Their Fascistic Roots

When the first draft of the self-imposed Comics Code was drawn up in 1954, virtually every clause directly addressed some point of criticism that had come up in that year’s Senate hearings, which probed for some causal link between comics and juvenile delinquency. Chief among the critics was Dr. Fredric Wertham, the self-appointed expert on…

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