1. Romance comics flourished in the 1940s and 50s, with titles like “Was I a Wicked Wife?” and “Kisses Came Second.” Pop culture writer Michael Barson collects some of his favorites in a new anthology. On today’s Fresh Air, he details some of his favorites. [slide show here] View in High-Res

    Romance comics flourished in the 1940s and 50s, with titles like “Was I a Wicked Wife?” and “Kisses Came Second.” Pop culture writer Michael Barson collects some of his favorites in a new anthology. On today’s Fresh Air, he details some of his favorites. [slide show here]

  2. michael barson

    romance comics

    comic books

    jack kirby

    joe simon