Posts Tagged ‘Wolverine’

The Spanish Civil War, Cartooning, and the Cultural Imagination: No Pasaran!, The Black Order Brigade, and Wolverine Part 3 of 4

Posted by on December 21st, 2009 at 12:01 AM

Previously: Part 1, Part 2

Part Three: Defeated Idealists, Undefeated Idealism

Giardino’s illustrations for No Pasaran! highlight the art of the war — the propaganda posters on every available wall, war photography in the art galleries, and herds of

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The Spanish Civil War, Cartooning, and the Cultural Imagination: No Pasaran!, The Black Order Brigade, and Wolverine Part 1 of 4

Posted by on December 17th, 2009 at 12:01 AM

Part One: A War of Memory and Imagination


There are two deaths at the end of Guillermo del Toro’s film Pan’s Labyrinth. One is that of Ofelia, a young girl who tries to escape her abusive stepfather by entering an