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I uncovered some old sample articles I wrote while pitching a “Fan Girl” column to several news syndicates. One of them was a short interview with Geoff ...

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From Batman Giant #3, DC Comics (2018).

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Alongside the work of the eminently snob-friendly David Aja it's like they put a Lawrence Welk bonus cut at the end of a John Coltrane album.

Dorothy Roubicek proposed gentler methods of restraining Wonder Woman “without the use of chains.” (Smithsonian Libraries)

In this episode, Wonder Woman takes another character, Bif, back in time to prove that history—especially women's history—isn't boring.

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The cover of Daredevil #16, Marvel Comics (2001).

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In 1972, the founders of Ms. put her on the cover of the magazine's first regular issue. (Ms. magazine)

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The cover of Superman Giant #3, DC Comics (2018).

Marston insisted that comic books were an elevated form of literature, fantasies that “touch the tender spots of universal human desires and aspirations.

1980s[edit]

In “Victory at Sea,” from March 1943, Steve Trevor proposes administering a lie detector test to Diana Prince, who was secretly Wonder Woman.

The cover of Avengers #300, Marvel Comics (1989).

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Superman quiets looters in Superman #3, DC Comics (2018).

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From “Up in the Sky” Part 1, DC Comics (2018).

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Early years[edit]

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The cover of Avengers Annual #10, Marvel Comics (1981).

Core series[edit]

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The Secret History of Wonder Woman

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(Smithsonian Libraries)

Blair Redford as John Proudstar (Thunderbird)

Jorge Jimenez's Superman pinup from Action Comics #1000, DC Comics (2018).

Medium Awareness

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Guy Gardner: Reborn[edit]

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... and then die again during the events of this year's clone-crazy Clone Conspiracy storyline. Jonah didn't just lose the love of his life, he lost her ...

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The Earth-Two Lois Lane and Superman, from the cover of Action Comics #484 (June 1978), art by José Luis García-López and Dick Giordano.

Silver Age and Bronze Age[edit]

Daredevil #7 (April 1964): Wood's best-known work for Marvel, debuting Daredevil's modern red costume.

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Fictional character biography[edit]

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Wonder Woman goes to court. (Smithsonian Libraries)

John Callahan, Cartoonist, Dies at 59

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The July 1973 cover of Sister, published by the Los Angeles Women's Center, showed Wonder Woman wielding a speculum. (Birth Control Review, Harvard College ...

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The experience of discovering the little mini comic and even smaller mini-magazine elicit feelings that I thought had snapped off long ago.

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I uncovered some old sample articles I wrote while pitching a “Fan Girl” column to several news syndicates. One of them was a short interview with Geoff ...

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He's one of my favorite characters, and I think the relationship between he and John ...

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Lu: While we're on the subject of Mercury — she's changed quite a bit since her original incarnation. She's isolated herself.

This first arc, which I think is six issues, was very much about re-establishing the character and hitting all those marks, but at the same time, ...

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Alongside the work of the eminently snob-friendly David Aja it's like they put a Lawrence Welk bonus cut at the end of a John Coltrane album.

Beautiful late-70s comics.

Amazing-Man in Amazing-Man Comics #5 (Sept. 1939). Art by Bill Everett

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The cover of Daredevil #16, Marvel Comics (2001).

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The cover of Avengers #300, Marvel Comics (1989).

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In this episode, Wonder Woman takes another character, Bif, back in time to prove that history—especially women's history—isn't boring.

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Miles Morales and friends in Spider-Man #240, Marvel Comics (2018)

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OK, now I'm going to take a nap while my toddler naps and dream of a time that I might actually have time to read Nick Drnaso's Sabrina.

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1980s[edit]

Marston insisted that comic books were an elevated form of literature, fantasies that “touch the tender spots of universal human desires and aspirations.

in Journey Into Mystery #86 (November 1962 ) plot by Lee, script by Larry Lieber; Kirby inked by Dick Ayers ©Marvel Comics, Inc.

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Dorothy Roubicek proposed gentler methods of restraining Wonder Woman “without the use of chains.” (Smithsonian Libraries)

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Early years[edit]

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This is an Eisner spotlight issue, so you can imagine what an edge of your seat nail-biter it was to read. There are some excellent take-downs of a bunch of ...

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Medium Awareness

After #89's muckracking "is Will Eisner the best, or merely the bestest" barnburner, this issue focuses on the laugh-a-minute pleasures of talking with Al ...

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Beautiful late-70s comics.

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