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The Making, Re-Making, and Un-Making of the
American City
THE COMIC
BOOK CITY
Presented at the 100th annual meeting of the...
ABSTRACT
ASSIMILATIVE FRAME
FROM A TROUBLED TO A GOLDEN
AGE
THE PROBLEM OF THE CITY
FRONTIER IN THE AMERICAN MIND
COWBOYS & WHITEWASHING
Nat Love, nicknamed
“Deadwood Dick”
was “re-imagined as
a white man i...
ARCHETYPES
THE IMMIGRANT VIEW
A NEW DEAL AVENGER (AND SUPERHERO)
A HERO FOR THE DARK URBAN PAST
NEW COMIC CITIES FOR A POSTWAR AGE
THANK YOU
The Comic Book City: The Making, Re-Making, and Un-Making of the American City
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The Comic Book City: The Making, Re-Making, and Un-Making of the American City

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A presentation given at the 100th Annual Convention of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History

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The Comic Book City: The Making, Re-Making, and Un-Making of the American City

  1. 1. The Making, Re-Making, and Un-Making of the American City THE COMIC BOOK CITY Presented at the 100th annual meeting of the Association for the Study of African American life and history September 25th, 2015 Atlanta, GA
  2. 2. ABSTRACT
  3. 3. ASSIMILATIVE FRAME
  4. 4. FROM A TROUBLED TO A GOLDEN AGE THE PROBLEM OF THE CITY
  5. 5. FRONTIER IN THE AMERICAN MIND COWBOYS & WHITEWASHING Nat Love, nicknamed “Deadwood Dick” was “re-imagined as a white man in pulp adventures stories.
  6. 6. ARCHETYPES
  7. 7. THE IMMIGRANT VIEW A NEW DEAL AVENGER (AND SUPERHERO)
  8. 8. A HERO FOR THE DARK URBAN PAST
  9. 9. NEW COMIC CITIES FOR A POSTWAR AGE
  10. 10. THANK YOU

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