Llent book is the result of is terrific research and analysis Jeff s Work Is Truly Original is truly original writing is lively and accessbile His analysis is interesting and important This book actually says something about our popular culture and why it matters Read it to learn about ow 911 as formed the master narrative of just about every superhero story since then Don t tell Jeff but I m pretty sure I learned from im than
I ever taught im 911 changed everything from the New York ever taught Shattered Spear (The Lost Stars, him 911 changed everything from the New York skyline to the way we view our world Those changes in perception are reflected in our popular culture icons especially our stories about superheroes The Superhero Response in an in depth analysis of some of the ways our superheroesave changed since September 11 2001 and what those changes say about the The Homing hopes and fears dreams and nightmares of modern American cultureFind out at wwwthesuperheroresponsecom. Ir transformation says about all of usFilled with in depth analysis and thought provoking uestions The Superhero Response is sure to fascinate dieard fans and casual readers ali.
summary The Superhero ResponseSuperhero Response looks at the movies we Ve Loved As Well As The Ones loved as well as the ones ve ated and t helps us see the underpinnings of why Moulton takes you on an awesome journey that reveals so much about our superheroes and this new darker world we live in This is a fascinating read and I recommend it to anyone who loves superheroes and wants a taste for why theyave gained popularity since 911 The book could do
with a lota lot proofreading and a different typeface but presents some interesting ideas Unfortunately as is usually the case with academic readings on new media and superheroes the examples are a bit out of date and may not pertain 11 with the newest media out there Read for a project I chose in ENG 1131 Writing Through Media with Ms Molloy first year University of Florida Fall 2013 I m as proud of this book as if I wrote it myself Jeff was one of my graduate students and this exce. S Since the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon superheroes ave grown darker realistic and fallible and flawed than ever beforeThe scary part is what the. ,