Luke Cage, Season 1 - Supercontext: an autopsy of media

Marvel's latest Netflix series Luke Cage incorporates ideas about diversity into the comic adaptation formula so more kids have heroes to look up to. We look at how its inclusivity and symbolism strive to achieve this forward thinking mission. iTunes direct download Google Play direct download Additional Resources: * Luke Cage Comics And Race-Based Unethical Medical Experiments * The Making of Luke Cage: A Hero For This Moment * The Biggest Problem With Netflix's Comic-Book Shows * CREATING “LUKE CAGE,” THE FIRST WOKE BLACK-SUPERHERO SHOW * Luke Cage producer compares Netflix's new Marvel series to The Wire * Luke Cage, Mike Colter, and the "Wu-Tang-ification" of the Marvel Universe * Here's how many people are watching 'Luke Cage' compared to other Netflix shows * Why Netflix’s Luke Cage Is the Superhero We Really Need Now * Inside the making of ‘Luke Cage,’ Marvel’s first black superhero show * Why the Creator of Luke Cage Wanted to Make a “Hip-Hop Western”  
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