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Jason Dittmer
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Jason Dittmer is Reader in Human Geography at University College London. He is the author of Captain America and the Nationalist Superhero: Metaphors, Narratives, and Geopolitics (Temple) and Popular Culture, Geopolitics, and Identity.

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We Don't Need Any More Superheroes

(13) Comments | Posted April 8, 2014 | 12:19 PM

Breaking the April box office record with a $96 million opening weekend, Captain America: The Winter Soldier shows that the American public is hungry for tales of heroic resistance against an overly intrusive and pre-emptive national security state. Indeed, the present historical moment offers us a chance to alter the...

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