• One Small Step: Captain America and the Discourse of Fear and Security

    One Small Step: Captain America and the Discourse of Fear and Security0

    • April 2, 2014

    A few months back, the first full trailer of Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier was released and I was extremely excited. Just to offer some context, I’m a fourth year criminology major at York University. Criminology is essentially the study of crime and criminality: I’ve spent the last four years looking at the punishment

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  • News & Things: BOOM! Black Widow!1

    • March 12, 2014

    News Hot Toys Unveils New Black Widow Figure  The new 1/6 scale Black Widow figure features the likeness of Scarlet Johansson as she appears in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. BOOM! Studios Signs First-Look Deal with Cartoon Network The deal allows BOOM!, the publishers of the official Adventure Time and Regular Show comics, to option

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  • Black Widow Tops Amazon’s Best Seller List

    Black Widow Tops Amazon’s Best Seller List2

    • February 26, 2014

    Marvel’s recent announcement to move forward with a Black Widow solo film has spurred interest in the character’s comic book history as fans speculate about what story will be adapted for the big screen.

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  • News & Things: Valentine’s Day with Black Widow

    News & Things: Valentine’s Day with Black Widow0

    • February 14, 2014

    Hey all, Ivy here with Catie, one of our newest writers, and all the news that’s fit to print…err, blog! (“Yay! Hi, Catie!” is what you say.) Marvel Confirms: Potential Black Widow Solo Movie Possibly In the Works (Maybe) President of Production for Marvel Kevin Feige said a vague thing about Black Widow’s role in

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  • Short & Sweet

    Short & Sweet0

    Welcome to a Marvel-centric edition of Short and Sweet (or Sour), looking back at Jason Aaron’s new X-title, Magneto’s lead-up to his new on-going, the impending return of the Amazing Spider-Man, and Black Widow’s new #1. It’s mutants, spider-men, Russian spies, and women writing about comics!

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  • New Captain America Posters Drop: Black Widow very very thin

    New Captain America Posters Drop: Black Widow very very thin2

    • January 30, 2014

    To build buzz for the Superbowl debut of the new Captain America: Winter Soldier trailer, three posters dropped today. Along with Nick Fury and the man himself, Captain America, a Black Widow poster was released. It’s, well. It’s very Hollywood. And it caused an immediate uproar on Twitter. 

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