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Happy Birthday, Jim Jim!

With love from me and Nelvana of the Northern Lights, that kissin’ Canadian superhero. Advertisements

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Canadian Nationalist Superheroes

A long, long time ago, I responded to a query from Jeet Heer on the Comix-Scholars list-serve. He replied: “Any thoughts on why Canadian nationalist superheroes (Nelvana, Captain Canuck) never gain the iconic status of their American counterparts?” And I wrote: Off the … Continue reading

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Nelvana of the Northern Lights – Q&A with David Fuller

Questions & Answers: Here’s the full text from an interview with David Fuller. Exceprts will be appearing today (9 November 2013) in a Remembrance Day weekend culture/analysis section, 49.8, in the Winnipeg Free Press. If any Winnipeggers are readers, I’d reimburse you for … Continue reading

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Nelvana of the Northern Lights is coming to a bookshelf near you!

If you kick in for the Kickstarter to reprint Nelvana’s adventures, you, too, can be a proud owner (or just a regular reader) of her World War II era comic book tales. (Image links to the Kickstarter campaign with more … Continue reading

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