Short notice since I thought this was airing later, but tonight, in a new installment of PBS’ Independent Lens series of documentaries, is the nationwide TV premiere of Kristy Guevara-Flanagan‘s Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines. The movie looks at how depictions of female characters in popular media, especially superheroes, reflected changing attitudes towards women and women’s issues throughout American history, starting with the grandmommy of them all, Wonder Woman!
James Kochalka has been keeping his daily journal comic American Elf since October 26th, 1998 (14th anniversary coming up!), keeping us up-to-date on the little details of his daily life, come rain or shine. Continue reading →