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Superhero Fatigue… or, Does the Genre Even Benefit the Medium Where it Started?

Misfits...even more so than other superheroes  (credit: Mark Johnson, © Clerkenwell Films)

Superheroes: Bigger Than Ever or Industry Obstacle—or Both?

Some Brief Thoughts on Media Violence and Critical Literacy


Set the tone for an authentic exchange about media violence, not simply one where young people mouth public niceties…

Guest Post by Caitlin Plovnick: The Universe Behind The Universe


When we provide graphic novels and comics, we should also be prepared to introduce curious readers to information about their history, how they are produced and who produces them.

Who Really Created Batman? Marc Tyler Nobleman Talks About His Eye-Opening and Quietly Tragic New Picture Book

cover - Bill the Boy Wonder - MEDIUM

“I tried to end the story proper on a hopeful note but at the same time, I tell kids that we must learn the bad with the good; nothing but happy endings gets boring!”