Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Grant MorrisonCombining the Worlds of Contemporary Comics$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Marc Singer

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781617031366

Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781617031366.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of
date: 21 July 2018

Work for Hire

Work for Hire

(p.251) Chapter 7 Work for Hire
Grant Morrison

Marc Singer

University Press of Mississippi

This chapter discusses Grant Morrison’s comic book works in the “Prismatic Age” of the superhero genre. The 2000s was identified as the “Prismatic Age,” because it was during this decade where the practice of writing variants for existing superheroes became widespread. The era was a great way in informing readers and fans about the history of superheroes as well as showing old and familiar characters new treatment. In the “Prismatic Age,” Morrison’s works include All Star Superman, The Flash, and Batman.

Keywords:   comic book, Grant Morrison, Prismatic Age, All Star Superman, Batman, The Flash, superheroes

University Press of Mississippi requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.