Up, Up, and Oy Vey!:

How Jewish History, Culture, and Values Shaped the Comic Book Superhero
by Simcha Weinstein

June 2009 | $19.95 | Paperback | ISBN: 978-1-56980-400-1

From the birth of Krypton in Cleveland to the Caped Crusader, the Incredible Hulk, Spider Man, the X-Men, and more, Up, Up, and Oy Vey chronicles the origins of the most famous superheroes. Jewish contribution to pop culture is well-documented, but the Jewish role in the creation of action-comic superheroes has not been—until now!