Guest Post | Canada’s Superheroes (Made in USA): American Depictions of Canadian Geopolitics in Alpha Flight

by Christoper Doody

Christopher Doody is a PhD candidate in the Department of English at Carleton University. His area of research is Canadian literature and book history

For the last few weeks, Canadian media has had a surprisingly large number of stories on DC comic’s new title Justice League United, although the comic was originally solicited as Justice League Canada. Written by Jeff Lemire, the comic moves the Justice League to Canada, where they establish their home base in northern Ontario, and includes a brand-new Canadian superhero, Equinox. Continue reading