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Will a female Thor defeat her critics?

Marvel shake up the the comic book fraternity by casting a woman as Thor.

Will Marvel Comics alienate their traditional male fan base by introducing a female Thor to the canon or are they reflecting the increasing numbers of female comic book fans?

Jon Sopel discusses the move with Will Brooker, Professor of Film and Cultural Studies at Kingston University and Dr Kate Oughton, a lecturer in Media Communication at Regents University.

  • 16 Jul
  • From the section UK