January’s Flash Variant Covers For Wonder Woman #38 And Superman/Wonder Woman #15

Every month, DC Comics has a variant cover theme for twenty or so of their titles. We’ve had selfie variants, Batman variants, Halloween variants, and now in January we’re going to get Flash variants. I assume this has something to do with the wildly successful Flash television show, which premiered to great ratings a coupleContinue reading “January’s Flash Variant Covers For Wonder Woman #38 And Superman/Wonder Woman #15”

“America’s Silver Age,” My Piece On Gender And Race In Silver Age Wonder Woman Comics For The Los Angeles Review Of Books

This weekend, a piece I wrote about Wonder Woman’s Silver Age comics went up at the Los Angeles Review of Books. We really could have called it “Ugh, White Men, Am I Right?” but “America’s Silver Age” is a classier title choice. Ostensibly a review of Wonder Woman: The Amazon Princess Archives, Volume 1, whichContinue reading ““America’s Silver Age,” My Piece On Gender And Race In Silver Age Wonder Woman Comics For The Los Angeles Review Of Books”

Wonder Woman At The Olympics Part Seven: The Olympics Of The Doomed!!

On this, the day of the closing ceremonies, we take our last look at Wonder Woman’s Olympic adventures.  And fittingly, we turn to our friend Robert Kanigher for a fourth time.  That man could really beat a story to death, and this series has been richer for it.  In Wonder Woman #148, published in AugustContinue reading “Wonder Woman At The Olympics Part Seven: The Olympics Of The Doomed!!”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Semi-Final Round #2

Last week, we looked at five of the ten winners from the preliminary round of best cover polling.  Now, we look at the rest with part two of our semi-finals!! The covers were listed by percentage, and last week we did the evens (and it was quite an exciting poll… it seemed to be aContinue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Semi-Final Round #2”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Pre-Crisis Faceoff

UPDATE: The poll is now closed.  The two semi-final votes begin in new threads on January 25th and February 1st, and then the final vote starts February 8th. We have already looked at H.G. Peter. Irv Novick, and Ross Andru, who drew pretty much every Wonder Woman cover between 1942 and 1968, so this listContinue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Pre-Crisis Faceoff”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Update

Polls have been added to the Adam Hughes, H.G. Peter, and George Pérez top five cover lists!!  You can see all of the lists and vote here, or got to each post individually: Hughes Peter Pérez Andru The top vote-getter from each artist will ultimately face off in a best Wonder Woman cover ever poll. LookContinue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Update”

Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Ross Andru

UPDATE: The poll is now closed.  The two semi-final votes begin in new threads on January 25th and February 1st, and then the final vote starts February 8th. This week, we go all the way back to the Silver Age to admire the work of one of Wonder Woman’s most prolific cover artists, Ross Andru!!Continue reading “Top Five Wonder Woman Covers: Ross Andru”