937Re: Superheroes of the Round Table Reviews
- Jun 24, 2013Hi, Jason. Thanks for your update. It's been a long and difficult year, and
I'm glad to hear about the good reviews, though the context of the Amazon
debate (references to some shadow listserv/discussion list) is
On Monday, June 24, 2013, Jason Tondro wrote:
> Hey Michael!
> Thanks for pointing this out. Well, it looks like a very embarrassing typo
> got into the book where I typed "Shuster" when I should have typed "Simon."
> Otherwise, one of these two reviewers found the book boring and too
> scholarly. Well, my book will not be the first scholarly monograph to be
> thought so. The other reviewer seems to be very angry about my
> Shuster/Simon mistake and does not seem to have read the rest.
> An interesting phenomenon. I suppose I can take comfort in the fact that
> academics don't get their reviews from Amazon most of the time. I've had
> better reviews elsewhere; I believe A. David Lewis did one for IJOCA.
> Thanks again,
> Assistant Professor of English
> College of Coastal Georgia
> On Jun 24, 2013, at 3:24 PM, "Blog Editor, The Society for the Study of
> Popular Culture and the Middle Ages" <
> 'popcultandmiddleages.moderator%40gmail.com');>> wrote:
> > List members,
> > There seems to be some heated debate online over Jason's book Superheroes
> > of the Round Table (at least if the reviews on Amazon are any
> > Has anyone found any useful reviews of the book yet?
> > Michael
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