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The New Diana Prince!

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...In 1968, an advertisement in the back of Wonder Woman 177 signalled a new story arc for one of the most radical revisions in Wonder Woman’s seventy-plus years. The copy read: ‘Can you believe you’re looking at Diana Prince? In the next...

The Goddess, the Iron Maiden and the Sacralization of Consumerism

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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... and Representation; Ormrod, ‘Body issues in Wonder Woman 90–100 (1994–1995): good girls, bad girls and macho men.’ The brokeback pose derives from pornography in which the woman is depicted arching her back to enhance her breasts. This position...

Whose Story Is It Anyway?

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...From 2011, DC rebooted and rationalized their entire universe – twice: first in 2011 with The New 52 and June 2016, in the Rebirth reboot. The New 52 story arc was prompted by the Flashpoint storyline in which the Flash attempted to change...

Introduction

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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... study.Joan Ormrod, ‘Body issues in Wonder Woman 90–100 (1994–1995): good girls, bad girls and macho men’, in Elyce Rae Helford, Shiloh Carroll, Sarah Gray and Michael R. Howard (eds), The Woman Fantastic in Contemporary American Media Culture...

Taming the Unruly Woman

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Wonder Woman stories during 2000–11 are confusing with the rapid introduction and removal of new supporting characters and story arcs, sometimes within five or six issues of each other. In all, in an eleven-year span there were seven new...

The Once and Future Princess

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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... with the medieval warrior Joan of Arc.The Angel of Mons was an urban myth connected with a short story by Arthur Machen, ‘The Bowmen’, published in London Evening News, 29 September 1914. The bowmen, ghosts of Agincourt soldiers, helped British soldiers...

‘Here Be Monsters’

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Robert Kanigher’s writing stint (1947–67 and 1972–73) is the longest of any in Wonder Woman’s history, yet his work is the most overlooked or disparaged. For instance, Philip Sandifer states that Kanigher’s writing style showed ‘no...

Beautiful White Bodies

Joan Ormrod

Joan Ormrod is Senior Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. She is the editor of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, co-author of Superheroes and Identities (2014) and has an extensive journals publication record. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wonder Woman : The Female Body and Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Wonder Woman’s appearance in the first issue of her comic of Summer 1942 at once proclaims her exotic credentials: ‘Wonder Woman’s story is the story of her race. It reaches far back into the golden age when proud and beautiful women...