Jewish Value Comics

Purim/Passover by Jeffrey Sirkman

Publisher: Behrman House Publishing

Written in English
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  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11120676M
ISBN 100874415225
ISBN 109780874415223

  Many founders of the comic book industry in the ’30s were Jewish, either immigrants to the United States themselves or the sons of immigrants. For example, the first major comic book superhero character, Superman, was created by two young Jewish men . This is your chance to get your hands on an original, signed comic book art page! This is Page 1 from "Yaish The Protector" - a story included in Volume 1 of the Jewish Comics Anthology (). It comes signed by acclaimed comic book illustrator Adam Gorham, and the page is 11" x 17". The Jewish creators of the first comic-book superheroes hid their own religious identities behind non-Jewish names in the much the same way that Superman disguised himself as Clark Kent, and Batman as Bruce Wayne. In the 80 years since then, as American Jews have become establishment-acceptable, so their comic-book. Send it to them or take it if there is a convention they are hosting. They tell you the grade, put a protective sleeve and seal your comic book. Both the potential buyers and collectors are assured of the true opinion on it. With a CGC graded comic books, you can set a price more than the cover price much more if it get high grades.

Lillian Freiman was featured in the April issue in the "Canadian Heroes" series of comic books published by Educational Products, Inc. Courtesy of the Ottawa Jewish Archive, OJA a. This book has 8 pages and was uploaded by librarian on Aug The file size is mb. Publisher is Canadian Jewish Congress: Jewish War Heroes. About The Book of Jewish Values. Rabbi Joseph Telushkin combed the Bible, the Talmud, and the whole spectrum of Judaism’s sacred writings to give us a manual on how to lead a decent, kind, and honest life in a morally complicated world. Here are some examples of Jewish values that contribute to a better world: In G‑d ’s Likeness. It’s a very big world, and yet no two people are alike. No two people think alike, look alike or live the same life. Yet the Jewish Torah declares something very radical: that every human being is created in .

  The book also features three works by the late Jewish comic book icon Joe Kubert, the Polish-born pioneer at DC Comics who founded The Kubert School for budding comics artists. Lichtenstein encountered comic books during his s army service. His fellow GIs included pioneering Jewish cartoonists like Jack Kirby — né Jacob Kurtzberg — and Irv Novick, an original.

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From Krakow to Krypton: Jews and Comic Books tells their stories and demonstrates how they brought a uniquely Jewish perspective to their work and to the comics industry as a whole.

Over-sized and in full color, From Krakow to Krypton is filled with sidebars, cartoon bubbles, comic book graphics, original design sketches, and by: 3.

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Jews created the first comic book, the first graphic novel, the first comic book convention, the first comic book specialty store, and they helped create the underground comics (or "Comix") movement of the late '60s and early '70s.

Many of the creators of the most famous comic books, such as Superman, Spiderman, X-Men, and Batman, as well as the founders of MAD Magazine, were s: 1.

This is a list of fictional Jewish comic book ters on this list range from half-Jewish to fully practicing. These are characters specific to comic-book universes; characters from TV or film universes are not present on this list, nor are characters from autobiographical/memoir comics such as Maus and American Splendor.

The resulting book, Stan Lee: A Life in Comics, is the latest entry in Yale University Press’s “Jewish Lives” series. But don’t crack Jewish Value Comics book open expecting a straightforward biography of Stanley Martin Lieber — born on Manhattan’s Upper West Side to Jewish immigrant parents — the man who left an outsized footprint on American popular.

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Superman Is Jewish. explores the deeper story of how an immigrant group can use popular entertainment media to influence the larger culture and in the process see itself in new, more empowering ways.

Not just for Jewish readers or comic book fans, Superman Is Jewish. is a story of America, and is as poignant as it is fascinating. Jewish influence in comics has continued to this day.

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Seen by many as the "holy grail" of comic book collectibles (although, as noted earlier, a good case could be made that "Detective Comics" #27 is actually the "true" holy grail of comic book collectibles), if you ranked the biggest individual sales of comic books, sales of "Action Comics" #1, featuring the debut of Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.

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— They worked for different companies and created different characters. Some were writers, some were artists, others executives.

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By examining comic books through a Jewish lens, Rabbi Weinstein highlights the themes of the Jewish immigrant experience that comics reveal, and argues that although Superman is not Jewish, his values are.

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As a medium, the comic book has often been overlooked in its literary capacities and often been tragically relegated to a purely ‘comic’—or entertaining—form. Comic book experts have long noted Superman’s connections to Judaism.

Rabbi Simcha Weinstein has written a great deal about the Jewish origins of superheroes in his book. By Liel Leibovitz Published Ap pages “Thoroughly entertaining” —Jeremy Dauber, author of Jewish Comedy: A Serious History. A meditation on the deeply Jewish and surprisingly spiritual roots of Stan Lee and Marvel Comics.

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Exhibit continues through March Stan Lee was a Jewish American comic book writer, editor and publisher and the former president and chairman of Marvel Comics. Stanley Martin Lieber was born on Decemin New York City to Romanian-born Jewish immigrant parents, Celia (née Solomon) and Jack grew up in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan and attended DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx.

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The shop aimed to be a local mecca of comics culture, with book signings, talks, weekly drink-and-draw events and even an independent comics festival, which ran for four years. The hero’s creators, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, were the children of Jewish immigrants.

The comic book industry, where they spent a significant portion of their young careers, was created in.