A. David Lewis

A. David Lewis holds a PhD in Religious Studies from Boston University and teaches college-level Humanities classes in the Greater Boston area. He is the Eisner Award-nominated author of American Comics, Literary Theory, and Religion: The Superhero Afterlife and several critically acclaimed graphic novels. He has written for Patheos, FaithStreet, Publisher's Weekly, and the Huffington Post.

BOOKS AND MOVIES BY A. DAVID LEWIS

Keeping the World Strange: A Planetary Guide

Keeping the World Strange: A Planetary Guide (contributor)

MAGAZINE CONTENT BY A. DAVID LEWIS (4 TOTAL)

spreadWe Are All Children of the Atom: Marvel’s X-Men Gold Controversy, the Qurʾān, and the Problem of Diversity

[Note: This article originally appeared on Mizan Pop on the 10th of April, 2017. Since its publication, Marvel has terminated Syaf’s contract.] The recent launch of the new comic series X-Men Gold has generated international controversy… [more]

godshaper_coverGodshaper #1 from Boom! Studios Divinely Blurs the Lines

In some cases, the divide between religion and magic, between the divine and the supernatural, is a narrow one. In BOOM! Studios new series Godshaper, that distinction is blurred further with the addition to commerce.… [more]

Not the Israel My Parents Promised MeLive Chat with Artist JT Waldman at Tufts University

This is the page for the live chat with JT Waldman, artist of Not the Israel My Parents Promised Me, the final graphic novel by autobiographical comics legend Harvey Pekar. The chat was recorded live… [more]

Fredric WerthamSeduction of the Insolent (or, Retraction of the Innocent)

Know thy enemy. It is a long-standing idiom and one that is well-practiced by mainstream comics, most specifically the super-hero genre.

STATISTICS FOR A. DAVID LEWIS

Total Words for All Magazine Content: 4,652