Lovely TED Talk with Sana Amanat, the editor and co-creator Kamala Khan. She discusses the importance of racial and other forms of representation, and briefly touches on characters like the Miles Morales Spider-Man and the appeal of the X-Men as a minority outcast metaphor.
ok someone needs to tell marvel to stop spending money on air time for promoting their movies. just use the internet. and by that i mean there needs to be an official marvel vine account where there are 6 second in-character videos. can we please
for once i want the girl in the action movie to be the one that’s like “okay stay here, hold this gun, don’t move” and i want the guy to be like “what the fuck do i do, oh my god is this a gun, don’t leave me alone with this! how do i shoot weapon?”