Tag: Diagram for Delinquents

Researcher and Filmmaker Creates Documentary of Anti-Comics Crusader

Researcher and Filmmaker Creates Documentary of Anti-Comics Crusader

Robert Emmons, an associate faculty member of fine arts and associate director of the Digital Studies Center, has created a documentary, Diagram for Delinquents, chronicling Fredric Wertham’s successful – and scientifically flawed – crusade against the comics industry in the 1950s.

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