Amazing Fantasies: Trauma, Affect, and Superheroes
Philip Sandifer is a PhD candidate in English at the University of Florida focusing on media theory. His dissertation is on demos of new media technology and the construction of a sense of “newness.” He is the former managing editor of Image TexT, and has written on Calvin and Hobbes, Alan Moore, and the Tim Burton Batman film.
Philip Sandifer; Amazing Fantasies: Trauma, Affect, and Superheroes. English Language Notes 1 September 2008; 46 (2): 175–192. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/00138282-46.2.175
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