comic journalism · Feminism

Comic: Rape culture, victim blaming, and the lies we hear

I’ve been working alongside good friend and very talented artist Lily Franklin to create a teaching comic about rape culture, victim blaming, myths in our culture, and how to fix it. It’s been an adventure, for sure. I’ve gotten advice from three great comic writers¬†and revised the layout of this thing more times than I…… Continue reading Comic: Rape culture, victim blaming, and the lies we hear

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Carol Danvers Deserved Better: Avengers #200

In 1980, Marvel was gearing up to celebrate its 200th issue of the Avengers and¬†writer David Michelinie and then Marvel editor-in-chief Jim Shooter were having a hard time coming up with the proper storyline for the event. What they decided on, featuring Ms. Marvel (now Captain Marvel), Carol Danvers, was one of the most disgusting…… Continue reading Carol Danvers Deserved Better: Avengers #200