Jewish Artist Jack Kirby Co-Created X-Men and Captain America. But What He Did Next Was Even Better.
The celebrated cartoonist hid his greatest Jewish reference in plain sight
· August 31, 2017
Jewish Fanfiction Creates an Alternate Literary Universe
The X-Men have a Seder. Hogwarts gets a kosher kitchen. And everyone from Ivanhoe to Big Bird to Captain Kirk gets a rewrite.
· February 19, 2015
Meet Hollywood’s Summertime Inaction Heroes!
The Age of Obama comes to the multiplex with the new
· July 16, 2014
Michael Chabon may finally score a hit as a screenwriter for Disney’s new sci-fi flick
. But will success in Hollywood ruin his fiction?
· February 14, 2012
What if movie superheroes—Thor, Wolverine, The Fantastic Four, and Captain America—got in touch with their Jewish roots?
By Mike Reddy and Liel Leibovitz · July 21, 2011
Sundown: Obama, Merkel Nix U.N. Route
Plus, West Bank mosque arson, anti-anti-circumcision victory, and more
· June 7, 2011
Visual Art & Design
Just Plain Super
Two books scratch too hard at superheroes’ identities
By Douglas Wolk · January 15, 2008