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Jewish Comic Book Legend Stan Lee Has Died at 95

The closest thing the Marvel universe had to a real superhero is gone

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How Spider-Man’s Non-Jewish Co-Creator Helped Me Rediscover My Faith

Steve Ditko, a loner and a genius, died last month at 90. His spirit played a big part in guiding me back to religion.

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Everything and Everyone That’s Jewish in the New Avengers Movie!

It has so many superheroes! Most of them created by Jews! Time to nerd out!

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Len Wein, Creator of Swamp Thing and the Golem, Passes Away

He wasn’t as well-known as Stan Lee, but a very influential, and very Jewish, founding father of American comics

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Gotham’s Caped Crusaders

A new exhibit at the New-York Historical Society offers Jewish-inflected insight into superhero history—but misses some opportunities to broaden the discussion

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Superbad

Recent superhero movies—Green Lantern, Thor, Superman—are terrible. The solution? Hollywood should make these heroes more Jewish.

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Just Plain Super

Two books scratch too hard at superheroes’ identities

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