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I am an Assistant Professor of English at the College of Coastal Georgia, where I teach writing, world literature, and courses on comics and popular culture.

Real Name: Jason Tondro

DOB: 4/14/68

Gender: Male

Location: Brunswick, GA, United States, 31525

Occupation: Teacher, Writer

Hobbies: Gaming

Home Page:

Diaries published: 10 (703 days since last diary on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 01:31 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 33 (703 days since last comment on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 01:31 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: seldom

Total Recommends: 22

Total Comment Ratings: 53

Most Recommended Diary: Americana: Part I, 19 comments, 8 recommends

People Following Tondropolis: 5

Tondropolis's Most Recent Diaries:

In May of 2013 I was invited to speak at the Rocky Mountain Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels , which is an academic conference attached to the Denver Comicon . This is where the Aurora "Dark ...
by Tondropolis
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 01:31 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
A few years back, during Obama's candidacy, I floated the idea of creating a self-consciously liberal super hero. I teach superhero comics for a living, and my dissertation and subsequent work drew ...
by Tondropolis
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 14, 2011 at 10:40 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
I'm from California's 44th district, the home of Ken Calvert. For those of you who may not remember, Calvert was one of the top 20 ...
by Tondropolis
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 03:32 PM PST with 1 Recommend
The Americana project is an attempt to create a consciously liberal, progressive superhero, in an effort to demonstrate liberal values in a popular culture arena and, at the same ...
by Tondropolis
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Aug 12, 2007 at 10:48 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
In the first segment of Americana, I resolved to make a superhero who embodies liberal, progressive values. ...
by Tondropolis
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Aug 08, 2007 at 09:58 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
In my diary yesterday I kicked off the Americana project, a superhero comic with liberal and progressive values. I started with the essay that first inspired me to begin the project:
by Tondropolis
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2007 at 09:49 PM PDT with 2 Recommends

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