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Speaker: Villians and heroes are closer than they seem

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“In every good hero is an ever better villain,” Joseph Michael Sommers said to an audience of comic lovers Tuesday night.  Sommers explained that heroes and villains in graphic novels can sometimes be interrelated.

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dilaycock's curator insight, November 10, 2013 11:41 PM

Soem interesting discussion points for the many students who study heroes and villains in literature.

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Ecstacy, heroism and style, with a dash of pain - The Age

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Telegraph.co.uk Ecstacy, heroism and style, with a dash of pain The Age Melbourne produces two world-class moments of heart-stopping noise: the roar that greets the first bounce of the grand final at the MCG and the bellowing final moments of a...
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Captain Ed Freeman was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism under fire. - El Estándar

Captain Ed Freeman was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism under fire. - El Estándar | IB Lang Lit | Scoop.it
Captain Ed Freeman was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism under fire.
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The hero we deserve: putting Batman in context

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Robert takes a look at how three different portrayals of Batman reflect social issues of their time
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emphasis on what it means to be a hero

the "batman" can be anyone

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