Welcome to our site, Superheroes In America. We, a group of students in Ben Davison’s 4:00 section of Brian Balogh’s class Viewing America, have made this site to illuminate the impact that comic book superheroes made on the American culture from 1940 to 1980.


Here are some entertaining GIFs before you move on to the serious material, since comics are meant to both be enjoyed and to comment on society.