Eye of the Storm

By Brittany Rosario & Henry North

In Rachel and Miles X-Plain the X-Men Episode 45, “A Woman Who Could Fly,” the casting duo discuss various themes: Forge and the Adversary, the narrative impact of sexualization, the dynamic art stylings of Barry Windsor Smith, and colonialism. These themes are used in a character analysis of Ororo Munroe, better known as Storm, and her role in Uncanny X-Men #198: Life-Death II.

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Metamorphosis

By: Eryka Martin, Britteney Arnold, & Brittany Rosario

Through reading Eagleman’s Sum, we determined that the most interesting short story in the series was ‘Metamorphosis’. It is an observation of the afterlife, where the audience is told that there are “three deaths”. In this blog, we comparatively analyze the three stages of death with the stages of a caterpillar’s metamorphosis.

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