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Comic-Book Characters Conquer The Culture
"In 2012, comic-book-based movies accounted for a whopping 14 percent of U.S. box office revenue. ... They represent a huge chunk of our cultural imagination. ... But on the road from Tony Stark's (pretty racist) origin fighting a bunch of commies to a world where graphic novels can be just as artful as stories without drawings, something remarkable happened. The nerds won." NPR 05/07/13
Posted May 9, 2013 12:44 AM

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