Beyond Heroes and Villains

Investigating the nature of good guys and bad guys in fiction and real life

WonderCon: Batman vs. Jason! Kirk vs. Vader! Who vs. Holmes!

At WonderCon Anaheim 2014, psychologists and psychiatrists explore science fiction franchises, multicultural heroes, cult TV shows, horror movie slashers, superheroes' sex lives, and more. How did one psychiatrist change the comic book industry? Can Batgirl overcome paralysis? Can "mommy issues" create a slasher? Who created Batman? And who wants to date a superhero? Read More

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Travis Langley, Ph.D. is the author of Batman and Psychology: A Dark and Stormy Knight.


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