Nicholas Miller returns with an essay on whiteness, country music nostalgia, and charting a new course to re-imagine the past and the future.
Looking beyond representation in She-Ra and the Princesses of Power and towards the contexts that inform it to consider the narrative structures used to build queer storyworlds.
BOOM! Studio’s Abbott and its illumination of whitestream culture in academia and journalism.
Thinking through how personal narratives also become mediated narratives that enable queer world-building through the example of The WB’s Birds of Prey.
Considering the role of Latinidad in Araña’s comics despite a decreasing representation of of its so-called “authentic” markers.
Part Three in a four-part scholarly round table examining the intersections of sound and comics.
An overview of Mind the Gaps 2018 – the first annual conference of the Comics Studies Society.
Dazzler the Movie as an important fictional prehistory to the #MeToo movement and stories about abusive media figures.
Part Two in a scholarly round table examining Kelly Sue DeConnik and Valentine De Landro’s Bitch Planet.
An overview of the 2017 International Comics Art Forum conference in Seattle, WA.