Author First name, Last name, Institution

Woody Evans, Zayed University

Document Type

Article

Source of Publication

Transformative Works and Cultures

Publication Date

10-7-2013

Abstract

Comic book superheroes tend to be conservative and their opponents progressive. Here I explore the reasons for heroic conservatism, review recent disruptions to the trend, and consider what superhuman politics can tell us about our own transhuman and science fictional conditions.

ISSN

1941-2258

Publisher

Transformative Works and Cultures

Volume

17

Disciplines

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 License

Indexed in Scopus

no

Open Access

yes

Open Access Type

Gold: This publication is openly available in an open access journal/series

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