Princesses, Mothers, Heroes, and Superheroes: Images of Jewish Women in Comic Books and Graphic Novels
The representations of Jewish women in comic books and graphic novels vary widely. And although certain stereotypes about Jewish women—especially the Jewish Mother and the Jewish American Princess—pervade American popular culture, most of the comics featuring Jewish characters do not seem to have been greatly influenced by these images.
Advisor:Barbara B. Moran
School Location:USA - North Carolina
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Keywords:comic books strips etc united states history and criticism popular culture – 20th century jewish women social life customs jews identity
Date of Publication:04/12/2006