Matt Fraction
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Superheroes Versus Comics
27 Jan 2009 // 1:59 PM

There can be no doubt that the summer of 2008 stands as a high-water mark for superheroes. But in the wake of a superhero renaissance and the growing cultural legitimacy of the genre, the question must be posed: Has the superhero genre evolved beyond the comics medium?


With 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' the MCU Decisively Breaks with Comics
6 Jul 2014 // 8:30 PM

Marvel owns characters and its profits come from comics sales, film tickets, lunch boxes, etc. As such, character identification fluctuates easily between media.

Geek Girl Con 2013 Synthesized Pop Culture, Science, Technology, and Critical Inquiry
10 Nov 2013 // 8:30 PM

I can't think of another gathering of academics, practitioners, and fans that places comics alongside not just other pop media, but also science, math, and technology.


This Issue Has Harold H. Harold!: "Hawkeye #20"
16 Sep 2014 // 2:27 AM

Matt Fraction is leaving Hawkeye. It's just never gonna be the same.

Last of the Independents
6 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Where does one draw the line between homage and rip-off? Ask Cole Caudle, but only if you wanna risk getting shot in the face...

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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