Captain America and fans' political activity

Forrest Phillips

Abstract


A brief overview is provided of how American fans have used Captain America in their political activity, and the implications of their political appropriation are explored.

Keywords


American; Comic book; Marvel Comics; Politics

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3983/twc.2013.0441

License URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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