by Joel V. Grineau, © ; 1997,1998

In Defense Of The Funny Books

Crisis And Beyond

Comic Books and the Mythic Pattern

Comic Books: Myths And Mysteries

Comic Book Collecting: Why Speculation Does Not Pay

Why Speculation Does Not Pay: Collecting Comic Books

Christmas Comic Book Specials

In The Beginning There Was. . .? How Comic Universes came to be.

Intercompany Crossovers: When Universes Collide

Superhero Sidekicks

Robin: The "Mother" Of All Sidekicks

Origin Of The Comics Code Authority

Overview Of The Comics Code Authority

The Comics Code Authority: A Boogieman Walks Among Us

Love and Marriage in Comics

Olympic Level Superheroes

Mutants in Marvel Comics: "101" Mutations

Vigilantes: Reflecting Our Dark Needs?

The Gods in Comic Books

The "Real" Justice League of America

Superpets - A Sidekick By Any Other Name

Super-heroines: Where are the female superheroes?

Cartoon and Fantasy Comics

Science Fiction Comic Books

Colors, Descriptions, and Actions in Superhero Names

Superheroes: Captains, Doctors and Misters

Supervillians with Aristocratic Titles

Misleading Comic Book Covers

DC Comic's Vertigo

Socially Conscious Comic Books

Superheroes and Social Issues

Physically Challenged Superheroes

Sex and Superheroes

Deus Ex Machina in Comic Books

Superhero Gadgets as Deus Ex Machina

Text © 1997, 1998, Joel V. Grineau. YOU MAY NOT RE-PUBLISH THIS WORK WITHOUT THE EXPRESS PERMISSION OF THE AUTHOR.
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