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4 Colour Commentary: Images of Racism in a 1950s American Comic Book

4 Colour Commentary: Images of Racism in a 1950s American Comic Book

EC Comics, perhaps best-known today as the company behind Mad Magazine, spent the 1950s producing some of the most subversive and contentious comic books in history.  These comics were remarkably cognizant of the social issues of their time, containing parabolic stories that dealt with anti-Semitism and Jim Crow laws while Batman was still trading blows...

Colloquium 2016: Presenters and Abstracts

We are pleased to announce that our second annual conference, The Colloquium, will be hosted on Saturday, January 30th, featuring presentations by undergraduate students and faculty members! The Colloquium will take place in the Dodson Room in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre from noon until 6pm, and food and refreshments will be provided during...

AUS clubs days 2012

photo credit: Stephen Morgan

AUS clubs days 2012

photo credit: Stephen Morgan

AUS clubs days 2012

photo credit: Stephen Morgan

AUS clubs days 2012

photo credit: Stephen Morgan