Vigilantes, anti heroes and the spaces in between.
By Ian Wells
Anti hero – A protagonist who lacks conventional heroic qualities. These individuals often possess dark personality traits.
Why as a population of comic collectors, book readers and movie goers are we continuously attracted to the story of the anti-hero? Where did the popularity begin? How have anti heroes evolved over the years? How have the lines between vigilante and anti-hero been blurred through the years? I will look to answer all these and more. Continue Reading …