• Comics Academe: Levi-Strauss and Loki

    Comics Academe: Levi-Strauss and Loki2

    Happy Summer, Sports Fans! My first leg of grad school is over! More importantly, final papers have been turned in, and a degree is in my hand! Fun Fact #1: One of my term papers was about reading American superhero comics as myth defined by Claude Levi-Strauss. Fun Fact #2: That’s our subject today. The

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  • Avengers Academy: Queer Rep Done Well in Capes

    Avengers Academy: Queer Rep Done Well in Capes0

    Avengers Academy is a free-to-play mobile game, though it’s more of a waiting-for-timers game in my experience. Unlike a lot of my friends on here I don’t like Avengers Academy, well, as a game. The business model is just too awful, and I can’t find myself invested in real time-based gameplay loops that cause me

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  • London Super Comic Con Interview: Al Ewing and Lee Garbett

    London Super Comic Con Interview: Al Ewing and Lee Garbett0

    • April 7, 2014

    As readers of my convention diaries may recall, at this year’s LSCC I had the chance to interview Al Ewing and Lee Garbett, the writer and artist on the new Marvel Comics series Loki: Agent of Asgard. We started out talking about Loki, but by the time we were done we’d touched on almost anything

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  • Short & Sweet: Wolf Spider Bikini Bingo

    Short & Sweet: Wolf Spider Bikini Bingo0

    Wolves, spiders, wolf-spiders, and more! This week we review Batwoman, Red Sonja, Adventure Time, Loki: Ragnarok and Roll and SPOOKS.

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  • News & Things: Mad Science Throwdown0

    • November 14, 2013

    Welcome back to News & Things! Tonight we have the Young Avengers season finale, Rachel Maddow on March, Princess Bubblegum vs. Frankenstein, and more! Read of the Week The Dissolve talks about what Marvel’s shared universe means for movies: “But the longer the MCU continues, the more I’m struck by the sameness of all the

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  • News & Things: MARVELous Edition0

    • November 7, 2013

    Welcome back to News & Things! We have a new Ms. Marvel! Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, and the Defenders are getting new live action shows! Thor and Loki’s bromance! And more! Read of the Week So what does a gal have to do to get into The Comics Journal anyway? Heidi MacDonald breaks it down.

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