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Kiss of the Spider Woman

Picture by Susan Seddon Boulet One of the mythical Navajo beings who plays a part in Rebecca Roanhorse’s Race to the Sun is Spider Woman, and there is a mention of Peter Parker in this context. Spider-Woman in Marvel Comics is … Continue reading

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Walking Into Spider Webs

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – SPOILER-SENSE IS TINGLING! Spidey has had a long and varied film career in the past two decades, and this new film is an animated one featuring several different versions of the character, based on a … Continue reading

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When You’re a Superhero, It Don’t Matter If You’re Black or White

This post on Tumblr, about the racism thrown at Donald Glover when he wanted to audition for the role of Spider-Man, made me think of a topic I’d been wanting to discuss. Whenever a non-white actor plays a character traditionally … Continue reading

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