The Superhero Reader has been nominated for a 2014 Will Eisner Comic Industry Award in the category of Best Scholarly/Academic Work! We're honored and delighted, and we thank the Eisner judging panel for spotlighting our work.
The Reader is in good company—a sign of the continued growth and vitality of comics studies in academia. Here is the list of all nominees in the category, with titles linked to the publishers' webpages:
The complete list of 2014 Eisner nominees can be found here. And the makeup of the judging panel can be found here.