Up, Up, and Oy Vey!: How Jewish History, Culture, and Values Shaped the Comic Book Superhero

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Leviathan Press, 2006 - 150 pagine
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From the birth of Krypton in Cleveland to the Caped Crusader, Captain America, the Incredible Hulk, Spider-Man, the X-Men, and more, Up, Up, and Oy Vey chronicles the uncanny story behind the story about the origins of the planet's most famous superheroes. While the Jewish contribution to film, theater, music, and comedy has been well-documented, the Jewish role in the creation of the All-American superhero has not been--until now! The official publication date of this book is June 27, 2006, which is two weeks after the 3rd X-Men movie is released and three days before Superman Returns hits the theaters. Additionally, Geppi's Entertainment Museum will be opening in Baltimore on July 4th as well, and this museum is being touted as a one-of-a-kind, fun, interactive museum. . .with a focus on pop culture in all media, toys, and comic characters.

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Review: Up, Up, and Oy Vey!: How Jewish History, Culture, and Values Shaped the Comic Book Superhero

Recensione dell'utente  - Ed Dinnermonkey - Goodreads

Superman's creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. Batman's creators Bob Kane (born Kahn) and Bill Finger. Creator of the Spirit and graphic novel pioneer Will Eisner. Creators of Captain America, Jack ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: Up, Up, and Oy Vey!: How Jewish History, Culture, and Values Shaped the Comic Book Superhero

Recensione dell'utente  - Abraham Ray - Goodreads

great book about how jewish religion and comic books can be combined! Leggi recensione completa

Indice

Preface
9
introduction
49
Chapters
69
Copyright

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