Supergirls and Wonderqueers

The final season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones portrays the struggle for acceptance and equality while simultaneously showing the end goal.

by Eric C. Peterson

I’ve always had a thing for girls in capes.

I read a lot of comic books as a kid, but for some reason, Batgirl seemed more bad-ass than her benefactor Batman, and Supergirl was just a little more “super” than her cousin Superman. And Wonder Woman simply had no peer.

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Eric Peterson

Eric Peterson

(he/him) I’m a funny, serious, outgoing, introspective, #diversity & #inclusion practitioner. Finished my first novel.