[LMB] OT: mock deaths in literature

Walter S Bushell proto at panix.com
Fri Sep 4 12:31:54 BST 2015


> On Sep 3, 2015, at 20:15, Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> On Thu, Sep 3, 2015 at 7:11 PM, Jennifer Johnson <
> jennifer.johnson2557 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>>> 
>> If we're going there, the entire comic superhero genre is rife with
>> deaths that don't stick. Most famous is the Death of Superman, which
>> played out over the course of a year.
>> 
>> 
> Kind of hard to sell comics about a dead hero.  But death is a great way to
> add drama.

Hercules? Jesus? Asterix?



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