The Innocence  of Seduction

The Innocence of Seduction

City Lit Theater
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue Chicago

he Innocence of Seduction examines the 1950s Congressional investigation into the supposed link between comic books and juvenile delinquency, and the effect of the investigation on the careers of three persons: William Gaines, the originator of the horror genre of comic books; Matt Baker, a Black closeted gay artist of romance comics; and Janice Valleau, creator of a pioneering comics feature starring a woman detective.

Thru - Oct 8, 2023