This article originally appeared on Fumo di China #272 (http://www.fumodichina.com/rivista/fumo-di-china-1.html) Introduction The relationship between ordinary men and beings with superpowers has been one of the crucial themes of the superhero genre since its inception. Furthermore, we argue that this theme has been the main spur to the development of the forms of expression of the…
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