Teenagers from the Future: Essays on the Legion of Super-Heroes by Timothy Callahan, Christopher Barbee, Jae Bryson, Matthew Elmslie |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Teenagers from the Future: Essays on the Legion of Super-Heroes

Teenagers from the Future: Essays on the Legion of Super-Heroes

by Timothy Callahan, Christopher Barbee, Jae Bryson, Matthew Elmslie
     
 

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This essay collection, from fans and scholars alike, is as diverse as Legion history. Essays examine significant runs (by Jim Shooter, Paul Levitz, and Keith Giffen); the Legion's science, future architecture, and fashion; the role of women, homosexuality, and race; the early Legion's classical adaptations, its teenage cruelty, and its relation to the early Justice

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This essay collection, from fans and scholars alike, is as diverse as Legion history. Essays examine significant runs (by Jim Shooter, Paul Levitz, and Keith Giffen); the Legion's science, future architecture, and fashion; the role of women, homosexuality, and race; the early Legion's classical adaptations, its teenage cruelty, and its relation to the early Justice League; Lightning Lad's death and resurrection; whether the Legion should be allowed to age; the Amethyst saga; the themes of the reboot Legion; and the so-called Threeboot's relationship to adult adolescence and generational theory.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781467995665
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
11/28/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.76(d)

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