Comic Book Historians

1950: Goodbye Superheroes? with Alex Grand & Bill Field

November 26, 2018 Comic Book Historians Season 1 Episode 29
Comic Book Historians
1950: Goodbye Superheroes? with Alex Grand & Bill Field
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Comic Book Historians
1950: Goodbye Superheroes? with Alex Grand & Bill Field
Nov 26, 2018 Season 1 Episode 29
Comic Book Historians

Alex Grand, Somber Bill Field and guest co-host, Peter Coogan, PhD discuss 1950, the changing tide as American's get more domestic, and other non superhero genre's became much more in demand like Westerns, Romance, Humor, etc. The birth of the DC Comics editorial fiefdoms, Martin Goodman chasing genre comics, and the rest of the industry (mostly) says goodbye to Superheroes. The gang also says goodbye to Stan Lee, on the week of his death.   Music - Standard License.  Images used in artwork ©Their Respective Copyright holders , CBH Podcast ©Comic Book Historians. Support us at https://www.patreon.com/comicbookhistorians 

Podcast and Audio ©℗ 2019 Comic Book Historians

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Alex Grand, Somber Bill Field and guest co-host, Peter Coogan, PhD discuss 1950, the changing tide as American's get more domestic, and other non superhero genre's became much more in demand like Westerns, Romance, Humor, etc. The birth of the DC Comics editorial fiefdoms, Martin Goodman chasing genre comics, and the rest of the industry (mostly) says goodbye to Superheroes. The gang also says goodbye to Stan Lee, on the week of his death.   Music - Standard License.  Images used in artwork ©Their Respective Copyright holders , CBH Podcast ©Comic Book Historians. Support us at https://www.patreon.com/comicbookhistorians 

Podcast and Audio ©℗ 2019 Comic Book Historians

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/comicbookhistorians)