Review – IDW’s Wonder Woman: The Complete Newspaper Strip, 1944-1945 by William Moulton Marston and H.G. Peter

I recently read and absolutely loved IDW’s collection of the short running Wonder Woman comic strip from the 1940s, and I was fascinated with the way the strips compared to the regular Wonder Woman comic books. Both were done by Wonder Woman’s original creative team of William Moulton Marston and H.G. Peter, but the stripContinue reading “Review – IDW’s Wonder Woman: The Complete Newspaper Strip, 1944-1945 by William Moulton Marston and H.G. Peter”

Wonder Woman’s 1943-1944 Newspaper Strips Collected By IDW

IDW’s done a great job collecting DC Comics’ classic comic book strips, and now they’re collecting Wonder Woman’s strips from the early 1940s in a book due out in August in comic shops and September in bookstores. The strips were written and drawn by Wonder Woman’s original creative team, William Moulton Marston and H.G. Peter,Continue reading “Wonder Woman’s 1943-1944 Newspaper Strips Collected By IDW”

“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 Unbound Preview #8: Suffering Sappho!

Every Monday until Wonder Woman Unbound: The Curious History of the World’s Most Famous Heroine comes out this April, we’re taking a look at a comic panel that captures a key moment in Wonder Woman’s history and highlights an important point from each chapter. Wonder Woman had a colourful array of divinely inspired expressions she’dContinue reading “Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #8: Suffering Sappho!”

Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #4: Bound And Determined

Every Monday until Wonder Woman Unbound: The Curious History of the World’s Most Famous Heroine comes out this April, we’re taking a look at a comic panel that captures a key moment in Wonder Woman’s history and highlights an important point from each chapter. Wonder Woman was a hero far ahead of her time, advocatingContinue reading “Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #4: Bound And Determined”

Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #2: Utopian Origins

Every Monday until Wonder Woman Unbound: The Curious History of the World’s Most Famous Heroine comes out this April, we’re taking a look at a comic panel that captures a key moment in Wonder Woman’s history and highlights an important point from each chapter. Last week we saw a brutal Superman threatening to kill aContinue reading “Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #2: Utopian Origins”

Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #1: The Status Quo

Wonder Woman Unbound: The Curious History of the World’s Most Famous Heroine is set to hit bookstores this April, so I thought it would be fun to take a peek at what’s in the book.  Every Monday until the book comes out, I’ll put up a comic panel that captures a key moment in WonderContinue reading “Wonder Woman Unbound Preview #1: The Status Quo”