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Fears and Failings: Examining Vulnerability in Writing Superheroes

Ryan takes a look at how writing superheroes can be informed by personal experiences, and how they can force a person to examine their own vulnerability.

Nighthawk is the Black Superhero I’ve Been Waiting For

The importance of Nighthawk, the rare black superhero that tackles issues relevant to the Black American experience.

Diversity as the New Center of the Comics Universe

Why is white, male, cisgender, able-bodied, and heterosexual the default in the Big 2 superhero universes? Allen discusses why diversity should be central.

The Best Comics of January–June 2016

Panelteers choose their best comics of 2016....so far. You won't want to miss these!

5 Comics to Watch For in July 2016

Amy gives you a preview of comics to keep an eye out for in July.

Feminist Reading Picks for Your Book Club

Need some feminist reading picks for your book club? We've got you covered.

8 Comics to Read If You Love the X-FILES

How do Artists Keep Characters Consistent?

Gene Luen Yang, the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, stops by Panels to talk about how he keeps characters consistent.

FAITH Breaks the Rules for Fat Girls

Faith, from Valiant Comics, is fat. Let's talk about why that's important and how she's breaking "fat girl" rules.

Asian Representation in Hollywood—#whitewashedOUT

Hollywood has a serious problem with Asian representation and whitewashing Asian characters in casting.

5 Graphic Memoirs to Pick Up Immediately

Have you given these graphic memoirs a try? If not, you should pick them up as soon as possible.

6 Questions for Brian K. Vaughan

Paul asks Brian K. Vaughan, writer of acclaimed comics such as SAGA, PAPER GIRLS, and Y: THE LAST MAN, six questions.

The Best Comics We Read in June 2016

What were the best comics Panelteers read in June? Find out what we loved.

Twenty Years of YU-GI-OH!: A Quick Guide

YU-GI-OH! has been running for 20 years now, and Megan has a guide in case you want to read it.

5 Graphic Novels to Keep an Eye Out For This Year (and Next!)

Swapna attended a librarians' conference and found 5 graphic novels you won't want to miss this year (and next!)