The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics

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In The New Mutants, Ramzi Fawaz draws upon queer theory to tell the story of these monstrous fantasy figures and how they grapple with radical politics from Civil Rights and The New Left to Women's and Gay Liberation Movements. Through a series of comic book case studies including The Justice League of America, The Fantastic Four, The X-Men, and The New Mutants alongside late 20th century fan writing, cultural criticism, and political documents, Fawaz reveals how the American superhero modeled new forms of social belonging ...

The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics 2016, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781479823086

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The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics 2016, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781479814336

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