For Truth and Justice: A History of Superheroes – Part 2

Our look back at the history of the superhero concludes. The Silver Age The 1950’s, thanks to the crusade of Dr. Fredric Wertham and the eventual Senate Subcommittee on Juvenile Delinquency almost saw the demise of superheroes. However, there were some bright spots in this dark time. DC reimagined Flash and Green Lantern, creating whole…

For Truth and Justice: A History of Superheroes – Part 1

Stela’s upcoming new graphic novel, Haven, brings superheroes to our stable of titles. Superheroes are ubiquitous these days but where did it all begin? April 18, 1938, a new comic magazine appeared on newsstands, Action Comics #1. It also sported something new on the cover. A man in blue tights and a red cape throwing…