Jason Middleton is a professor of Film and Media Studies at the University of Rochester. His articles have appeared in Cinema Journal, The Journal of Visual Culture, Popular Music, The Velvet Light Trap, Afterimage, and Avidly. He is author of Documentary’s Awkward Turn: Cringe Comedy and Media Spectatorship and co-editor of Medium Cool: Music Videos from Soundies to Cellphones.
Comic Book Melancholia
Jason Middleton looks at the most tragic death in Marvel Comics....