Carolyn Cocca on women superheroes and contemporary femininity: “But diversity, authenticity, and complexity in storytelling and characterization engender tolerance and empathy by showing us that anybody can be a hero.”

via Celebrating the Rise of Superwomen — Discover

I encourage everyone to read this article about the rise of superwomen. I, for one, am an avid comic book reader, my favourites are Jessica Jones, Shadow Cat, Wonder Woman and Star Wars’ Princess Leia story arcs.