No Kryptonite, No Batmobile: Why Israelis Aren't Into Superheroes

Are we disenchanted with enchantment; realists or cynics? Or does it have to do with Jewish heroes being all too human?

comments Print
“Why are there no great Israeli superheroes?” asks Michael Weingrad in a recent post in Mosaic Magazine. It’s a good question. One would think that the current wave of knife attacks and car-rammings would...