Phil Hester en Fictional Iowans <p>Iowa is home to a <a href="">baseball fan who sees ghosts</a>, one <a href="">spunky librarian</a> who owns all the books in River City&#39;s library and a <a href="">cat with presidential aspirations</a>.&nbsp; It is also the <a href="">future birthplace</a> of legendary starship commander <a href="">Capt. James T. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 19:11:05 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 29690 at Fictional Iowans Jewish Culture's Influence On Comic Books <p>Superman, Spiderman, the X-Men, and many other superheroes have been fighting for truth, justice and the American way for decades. Many of the men who created these characters were Jewish and, in his new book, philosopher Harry Brod explores how Jewish culture is reflected in the lives of our favorite superheroes. Then, comic book artist Phil Hester joins the conversation to talk about his work.</p><p></p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 17:17:30 +0000 Charity Nebbe 10742 at Jewish Culture's Influence On Comic Books