Saturday, December 16, 2017

comic books

**Warning: This article contains major spoilers for A Nation Under Our Feet, a Black Panther story by Ta-Nehisi Coates** “…neither cities nor States nor individuals will ever attain perfection until the small class of philosophers, whom we termed useless but not ...

Fall is usually a time of celebration not reflection. Usually, winter means fires, books, and contemplation whereas fall is a festival, a harvest, a time to bury ourselves in pumpkin spice. Halloween has grown more important, the time when we ...

Welcome to the next installment of The Bigger Picture, Vex Mosaic’s podcast. Just in time for the release of Marvel’s The Defenders on Netflix, we bring you “The Trouble With Iron Fist,” a critical look at the most troublesome of ...

**WARNING: This article contains spoilers for the Secret Empire storyline. Proceed at your own risk** Captain America, Marvel Comics’ stalwart sentinel of liberty, has been at the center of controversy since he was revealed to have been a lifelong agent ...

“[Lord Fanny] made a huge impression on stupid, mopey me,” Tara Marie states in “The Search for Trans Role Models in Comics” written for The Harlot. Her essay is a wonderful, yet critical examination of trans women in comics. It’s ...

Both Superman and Batman are orphaned by their worlds, collapsing under the weight of poor management from the previous generation.  The failures of the fathers leave the responsibility for a better world in the hands of their sons.  One is ...