Name: Ashley P. Jones

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Subject Line: In Media Res – Black Superheroes

This week's In Media Res theme focus is Black Superheroes (6/4/18-6/8/18)

Here is the lineup:<>

Monday, June 4, 2018 – Jayson Quearry (Georgia State University) presents: Meteor Man as Representation of Black Communal Superhero

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 – Dan Hassler-Forest (Utrecht University) presents: BLADE and the Foundations of Marvel’s Superhero Empire

Wednesday, June 6, 2018- Graham Eng-Wilmot (Goucher College) presents: “We Don’t Need Another Hero”: Tina Turner as Black Anti-Hero

Thursday, June 7, 2018 – Jazmine R. Hudson (Georgia State University) presents: I’d Die Without You: Boomerang’s Black Female Superheroes

Friday, June 8, 2018 – Kathryn M. Frank (Young Harris College) presents: Spawn and the “Missing” Black Superhero

Theme week organized by Jayson Quearry (Georgia State University).

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