Category Archives: Comics, Human Rights & Representation Week

Feb 3 2015

Comics and Human Rights: An Interview with G. Willow Wilson

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Maria Werdine Norris is a final year PhD candidate at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research is on the British Counterterrorism strategy and legislation, with a focus on nationalism, security and human rights. You can find her on Twitter … Continue reading

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Feb 3 2015

Comics and Human Rights: Kamala Khan and the Narrative of Terror

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  Maria Werdine Norris is a final year PhD candidate at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research is on the British Counterterrorism strategy and legislation, with a focus on nationalism, security and human rights. You can find her on … Continue reading

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Feb 2 2015

Comics and Human Rights: Wonder Woman and The Trickiness of Superheroines

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  Carolyn Cocca is Associate Professor in the Department of Politics, Economics, and Law at the State University of New York, College at Old Westbury. She is the author of Jailbait: The Politics of Statutory Rape Laws in the United States (SUNY Press), … Continue reading

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Feb 2 2015

Comics and Human Rights: The Importance of Representation in Comics. A Social Psychology Perspective

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Mara Wood is a school psychology doctoral student at the University of Central Arkansas. Her research focus is on the educational application of comics as well as their use in therapeutic settings with children and adolescents. She is a regular … Continue reading

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Feb 2 2015

Comics and Human Rights: Taking The Long Way. The Super-Heroine’s Struggle for Respect

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Bob Reyer is a Senior Editor and podcast co-host for Talking Comics. He has been a comics fan for more than half-a-century since reading Fantastic Four #5 and Showcase #37 back in 1962, and has been delving into the medium’s … Continue reading

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Feb 2 2015

Comics and Human Rights: A Change is Gonna Come. Women in the Superhero Genre

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Sam LeBas is a comic book editor and journalist from Louisiana. She works with the independent publisher ComixTribe, editing comic books, as well as helping aspiring creators learn about the process of making and publishing comics. In addition to writing … Continue reading

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Feb 2 2015

Comics, Human Rights and Representation: An Introduction

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Maria Werdine Norris is a final year PhD candidate at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research is on the British Counterterrorism strategy and legislation, with a focus on nationalism, security and human rights. You can find her on Twitter … Continue reading

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