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March 2nd, 2010
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Jews and Comic Books - References, Anyone?

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From:liviapenn
Date:March 3rd, 2010 09:19 am (UTC)
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I was going to mention Jules Feiffer's "The Great Comic Book Heroes" which references the Superman-as-(Jewish)-immigrant trope and also talks a bit about the young Feiffer's assumption that of *course* the hero of Eisner's "The Spirit" was Jewish-- funnily, when googling some of the quotes I remembered, it appears that some of the relevant bits are quoted in "From Krakow to Krypton," so you probably would have gotten there anyway. *G*
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From:mofic
Date:March 3rd, 2010 02:27 pm (UTC)
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Thanks for the reference - I'll look for it.
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