Gloss on See the Strings: Watchmen and the Under-Language of Media

Gloss on See the Strings: Watchmen and the Under-Language of Media

With regards to Bizarro World, it is worth noting that the absurd inversions in the Bizarro Superman comics of the 1950s and 60s typically anchored themselves to middle class American norms and institutions in order to achieve their comic purposes. Imperfection is always registered in relationship to an implicitly perfect ideal, thus Bizarro Superman has a wife, a dog, children. They live in a suburban neighborhood. Bizarro Lois cleans the house by making it dirty.

Publication date: 
2011-11-09
Author name: 
Davin Heckman: