Sept. 25, 2020
Monstrous Women in Comics
Samantha Langsdale, co-editor
The anthology examines the ways women are made monstrous in popular culture, with Langsdale, a senior lecturer in philosophy and religion, acting as the editor of this collection of intersectional analyses of comics.
Gentle Black Giants: A History of Negro Leaguers in Japan
Bill Staples Jr. ('94), co-author
The journalism alum details the history of the Philadelphia Royal Giants and their Trans-Pacific barnstorming tours to Asia during the 1920s and 1930s.
Eclipse of Dreams: The Undocumented-Led Struggle for Freedom
Mariela Nuñez-Janes and Fidel Castro Rodriguez ('12), co-editors
Nuñez-Janes, associate professor of anthropology, and Rodriguez tell the stories of undocumented activists' responses after the DREAM Act failed.