From the Fool’s Journey through the Major Arcana to Dante’s ascent up Mount Purgatory
The character arcs of Marvel’s Big three parallel prominent views regarding the shape of history.
Do you want to know how he got those scars?
“I do not expect ‘history’ to be anything but a ‘long defeat’— though it contains… glimpses of final victory”
Daredevil’s arc explores the paradigms for societal engagement by Christians laid out by Niebuhr in his classic tome
Far from being a simple slugfest between gaudily garbed do-gooders, Snyder has created a true work of cinema that continues to reward careful rewatching
On the Relation of Metafiction to Metaphysics in Sequential Art
“‘The one place gods inarguably exist is in the human mind”
How Thanos’ disagrees with Steve Roger’s mantra “We don’t trade lives”
On the competing ideologies of Killmonger and Wakanda in Black Panther and their ultimate synthesis in T’Challa