Ellen Klages on the ‘fantastic constructs’ of her magical San Francisco

[Ellen Klages has won her share of literary awards, but the biggest prize of all goes to the reader, who gets to explore the familiar, ...
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“I just don’t want it to be the only thing people know about her”: Elana Levin on Jean Grey, the X-Men’s Feminist Icon

As a comics expert, host of the Graphic Policy podcaster and all-around fan of sequential graphic narrative, Elana Levin brings high-level feminist discourse and deep ...
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‘Dark Phoenix’ and the persistence of Jean Grey

Temptation, manipulation and gaslighting can’t keep Marvel’s mutant goddess down She’s a goddess of fire and destruction, dangerous and beautiful, the chosen vessel of an ...
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