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Deconstructing Shakespearean Value in Comic Books
  • Josh Heuman
  • Richard Burt

Abstract

“Alas, poor Kara,” mourns supervillain Deconstructo on the cover of DC Comics’ Justice League Europe 39 (June 1992), as the Hamlet-like villain holds aloft the detached head of superheroine Kara Starr.

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Mass Culture Comic Book Soap Opera Binary Opposition Implied Reader 
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  • Josh Heuman
  • Richard Burt

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