When a character comes to embody hope: Doc Savage and society

Characters in heroic fiction are often products of their time, and because they are commercial properties, their creators make an effort to tap into the zeitgeist of that time. As a result, the vast majority of such characters fade when the themes at their core shift in society around them. Much of the advertising thatContinue reading “When a character comes to embody hope: Doc Savage and society”