Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle
A Hero Can Be Anyone (1978-Present) (#103)
From PBS - See how superheroes affect and reflect relevant social mores. 02:00
From PBS - Follow the fortunes of superheroes, from the Depression through Superman's television debut. 02:00
From PBS - Track the enthusiasm for superheroes as they're embraced in all media and by all demographics. 02:00
Joe Quesada emphasizes the importance of publishing for Marvel Comics, calling it the hub around which the rest of the... 03:09
Louise Simonson thinks that superheroes are America's idealized policemen of the universe. SUPERHEROES: A Never-Ending... 00:41
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Series Description: This series examines the art form of the comic book superhero and its complex relationship with American culture.
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These episodes of Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- A Hero Can Be Anyone (1978-Present) (#103)
- Great Power, Great Responsibility (1959-1977) (#102)
- Truth, Justice, and the American Way (1938-1958) (#101)