qThese ten critical essays explore the phenomenon of the superhero film in the 21st century through the lens of numerous academic disciplines, and cover topics such as the role of globalization in the formation of superhero narratives, the shifting nature of masculinity and femininity in the superhero world and the state of the genre todayq--Provided by publisher.Essays on Gender, Genre and Globalization in Film Richard J. Gray II, Betty Kaklamanidou ... Hero? One might expect that defining the superhero genre would be easier than genres such as the thriller or horror: a superhero film is a film thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||The 21st Century Superhero|
|Author||:||Richard J. Gray II, Betty Kaklamanidou|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011-06-06|