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“Feminized Men: Why do women identify with Marvel’s baddies?” by plain-flavoured-english

I think it was the Nostalgia Critic who made a video about how baffled he was that women liked Loki better than all the buff heroes in Marvel since Loki wasn’t ‘very … Continue reading

September 7, 2015 · 2 Comments

“What’s a Little Racial Violence Amongst Gods? An analysis of the film Thor and how it (doesn’t) deal with racism,” by schadenfreudessa

Curator’s note: This week we’re looking at issues of race in two popular texts, Kenneth Branagh’s Thor and J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series. We begin with schadenfreudessa’s interrogation of the racist … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 1 Comment