People, papers and presentations

Mutants and Mystics: Science Fiction, Superhero Comics and the Paranormal,” a book by Jeffrey Kripal, the J. Newton Rayzor Professor of Religious Studies, has been named among the 50 best books published in 2011 by Design Observer. Winners of the 50 Books/50 Covers competition exemplify the best current work in book and book cover design.

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