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Captain Marvel and the Art of Nostalgia$
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Brian Cremins

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781496808769

Published to University Press of Mississippi: May 2018

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781496808769.001.0001

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Epilogue

Epilogue

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(p.152) Epilogue
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Captain Marvel and the Art of Nostalgia
Author(s):

Brian Cremins

Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781496808769.003.0007

The epilogue returns to Captain Marvel’s first appearance and studies the debt it owes to James Hilton’s novel Lost Horizon. This section also examines the hero’s impact on science fiction writer Harlan Ellison, whose story “Paladin of the Lost Hour” offers a variation on both Lost Horizon and Billy Batson’s origin story.

Keywords:   Captain Marvel, Comic books and science fiction, Harlan Ellison, James Hilton’s Lost Horizon, “Paladin of the Lost Hour”

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