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Superhero Studies: Beneath the Mask | Overland Park, KS

June 28, 2021 - July 1, 2021


What makes superheroes so popular? The recent success of superhero films has a long and fascinating history behind it. In this Johnson County Community College summer youth course, students will explore the historical origins of America’s most beloved superheroes: Superman, Batman, Captain America, and more!

This course will have a distinct social studies focus. Answer such important questions like: Why did superheroes develop when they did? What does our love of superheroes reveal about American culture? How does history intertwine with the superhero genre? What do mythology and superheroes have in common? How does storytelling impact society?

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This Program runs from 8am -12pm, June 28th to July 1st. Geared towards grades 6-9. Contact Molly Salisbury at msalisbu@jccc.edu for further details.


June 28, 2021
July 1, 2021
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Middle School Students
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Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd
Overland Park, KS 66210 United States
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