The Narratives of History in “Killadelphia”: Part I

Matthew Teutsch
6 min readJul 31, 2022

This semester, in my “Monsters, Race, and Comics” course, I’m teaching the first two volumes of Rodney Barnes and Jason Shawn Alexander’s Killadelphia. Recently, I just reread both volumes, which contain the first 12 issues of the series. There is a lot within these issues that, combined with everything else we read this semester, I want to explore with students. Specifically, I want to have them…

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Matthew Teutsch

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