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The Resource Unstable masks : whiteness and American superhero comics, edited by Sean Guynes and Martin Lund

Unstable masks : whiteness and American superhero comics, edited by Sean Guynes and Martin Lund

Label
Unstable masks : whiteness and American superhero comics
Title
Unstable masks
Title remainder
whiteness and American superhero comics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sean Guynes and Martin Lund
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Contextualizes the history of race within comic books and the fundamental whiteness observed in American superhero narratives from the late 1930s to the present"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
Dewey number
741.5/352
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.U485 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guynes, Sean
  • Lund, Martin
Series statement
New suns: race, gender, and sexuality in the speculative
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Race awareness
  • Superheroes in literature
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Race awareness
  • Superheroes in literature
  • United States
Label
Unstable masks : whiteness and American superhero comics, edited by Sean Guynes and Martin Lund
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Marked for failure: whiteness, innocence, and power in defining Captain America / Osvaldo Oyola -- The whiteness of the whale and the darkness of the dinosaur: the Africanist presence in superhero comics from Black Lightning to Moon Girl / Eric Berlatsky and Sika Dagbovie-Mullins -- "The original enchantment": whiteness, indigeneity, and representational logics in The New Mutants / Jeremy M. Carnes -- Fearfully and wonderfully made: the racial politics of Cloak and Dagger / Olivia Hicks -- Worlds collide: whiteness, integration, and diversity in the DC/Milestone crossover / Shamika Ann Mitchell -- Whiteness and superheroes in the comix/codices of Enrique Chagoya / José Alaniz -- Seeing white: normalization and domesticity in Vision's Cyborg Identity / Esther De Dauw -- Beware the fanatic!": Jewishness, whiteness, and civil rights in X-Men (1963-1970) / Martin Lund -- Mutation, racialization, decimation: the X-Men as white men / Neil Shyminsky -- White plasticity and Black possibility in Darwyn Cooke's DC: The New Frontier / Sean Guynes -- White or Indian? Whiteness and becoming the white Indian comics superhero / Yvonne Chireau -- "A true son of K'un-Lun": the awkward racial politics of white martial arts superheroes in the 1970s / Matthew Pustz -- The whitest there is at what I do: Japanese identity and the unmarked hero in Wolverine (1982) / Eric Sobel -- The Dark Knight: whiteness, appropriation, colonization, and Batman in the New 52 Era / Jeffrey A. Brown
Control code
1114895007
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780814214183
Lccn
2019033331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1114895007
Label
Unstable masks : whiteness and American superhero comics, edited by Sean Guynes and Martin Lund
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Marked for failure: whiteness, innocence, and power in defining Captain America / Osvaldo Oyola -- The whiteness of the whale and the darkness of the dinosaur: the Africanist presence in superhero comics from Black Lightning to Moon Girl / Eric Berlatsky and Sika Dagbovie-Mullins -- "The original enchantment": whiteness, indigeneity, and representational logics in The New Mutants / Jeremy M. Carnes -- Fearfully and wonderfully made: the racial politics of Cloak and Dagger / Olivia Hicks -- Worlds collide: whiteness, integration, and diversity in the DC/Milestone crossover / Shamika Ann Mitchell -- Whiteness and superheroes in the comix/codices of Enrique Chagoya / José Alaniz -- Seeing white: normalization and domesticity in Vision's Cyborg Identity / Esther De Dauw -- Beware the fanatic!": Jewishness, whiteness, and civil rights in X-Men (1963-1970) / Martin Lund -- Mutation, racialization, decimation: the X-Men as white men / Neil Shyminsky -- White plasticity and Black possibility in Darwyn Cooke's DC: The New Frontier / Sean Guynes -- White or Indian? Whiteness and becoming the white Indian comics superhero / Yvonne Chireau -- "A true son of K'un-Lun": the awkward racial politics of white martial arts superheroes in the 1970s / Matthew Pustz -- The whitest there is at what I do: Japanese identity and the unmarked hero in Wolverine (1982) / Eric Sobel -- The Dark Knight: whiteness, appropriation, colonization, and Batman in the New 52 Era / Jeffrey A. Brown
Control code
1114895007
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780814214183
Lccn
2019033331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1114895007

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