'Holy burkas, Batman!'
Comic books and graphic novels are covering more ground than ever, and that includes religion.Boston University doctorate student A. David Lewis has noticed a rise in Muslim comic book characters post-9/11 and dedicated his dissertation to examining religious themes involving the afterlife in graphic novels ...
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Since: May 08
#1 Jun 17, 2011
"'While American interest in Islam led to Muslim heroes, Muslim villains (fictional ones, anyway) have been rare, which Lewis attributes in part to publishers 'playing it safe,' not wanting to muck with either Islamophobia or offending potential customers ..."
Yes, some of those offended potential customers may literally "blow-up".
Since: Jan 10
I'm An Illegal Alien
#2 Jun 19, 2011
Wonder woman wears a hijab now?
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