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Comics &#038 Complication &#8211 Propaganda for Social Movements

Comics & Complication – Propaganda for Social Movements

Time for another edition of Comics & Complication. In the first article, we dug into JLA: The Nail and the concept of heroism and in the second we looked at World War Hulk and the idea of anger. This week, we're looking at how propaganda in comics can be used to influence social movements. Superman […]

Allen Belman Marvel/Timely Artist Has Passed Away at 96

Allen Belman, Marvel/Timely Artist, Has Passed Away at 96

Allen Belman, Golden Age artist who worked on Captain America, The Patriot, The Destroyer, The Human Torch, Jap Buster Johnson and Jet Dixon of the Space Squadron, All Winners Comics, Marvel Mystery, Sub Mariner Comics, Young Allies, and countless other books, has passed away. He was 96 years old. He was a staff artist for […]

Silver for Timelys Golden Age and Gold for Marvels Silver Age

Silver for Timely's Golden Age and Gold for Marvel's Silver Age

By Ryan Michael While Marvel is unquestionably the top dog in the comic-world today, that wasn't always the case. During the "Golden Age" of the 1930's and 1940's, National Allied Publications (DC Comics) were the leaders, pioneers and grandfathers of the superhero genre. The birth of Jerry Siegel and  Joe Shuster's Superman in Action Comics […]