Captain America and fans' political activity

  • Forrest Phillips University of California, Santa Cruz
Keywords: American, Comic book, Marvel Comics, Politics

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.

Author Biography

Forrest Phillips, University of California, Santa Cruz
Graduate of the Film and Digital Media program at the University of California, Santa Cruz
Published
2012-06-05
Section
Symposium