'Holy burkas, Batman!'

'Holy burkas, Batman!'

There are 2 comments on the blog.chron.com story from Jun 17, 2011, titled 'Holy burkas, Batman!'. In it, blog.chron.com reports that:

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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“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Jun 17, 2011
from blogchron:

"'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".

“Sombrero Galaxy”

Since: Jan 10

I'm An Illegal Alien

#2 Jun 19, 2011
Wonder woman wears a hijab now?

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