Superheroes and spacemen to dominate pop culture this weekend

Abilene Reporter-News-Rob Weiner, pop culture librarian at Texas Tech University and instructor of a full-blown superhero academic course, said the past decade of superhero blockbusters is dependent on a couple of factors — technological advances being the obvious one. But more importantly, screenwriters finally started giving these masked and caped avengers intriguing dramas to act out.

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Rob Weiner, pop culture librarian at Texas Tech University and instructor of a full-blown superhero academic course, said the past decade of superhero blockbusters is dependent on a couple of factors — technological advances being the obvious one. But more importantly, screenwriters finally started giving these masked and caped avengers intriguing dramas to act out.

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