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

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • You may quote other posts using [quote] tags.

More information about formatting options

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

more...

Subscribe to Beyond Heroes and Villains

Current Issue

Love & Lust

Who says marriage is where desire goes to die?