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Michael Critzer

Michael Critzer teaches writing, rhetoric and American literature in Central Virginia. As a cultural studies scholar, he studies and presents his work on the cultural and psychological roles superheroes play in our society. His writing ranges from scholarly, to creative non-fiction and fiction. His first non-fiction book, Heroic Inspirations, is due out in June of 2017 from Hero House Press. He also co-hosts three podcasts: Iconicast, Superman Lives, and The Geeky Catholic. You can keep up with his work at

Books by Michael Critzer:

Title ISBN Date Publisher
978-099654-678-2 Hero House
978-097738-518-8 Firebringer Press
978-097738-516-4 Firebringer Press
978-149102-826-1 CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform