Digital Series
Published April 18, 2019

Women of Marvel Guest Karen Green Discusses Marvel During the Disco Decade

Plus: Green talks about her MASSIVE comics collection!

Marvel's 80th
2:53

To celebrate Marvel's 80th Anniversary, Women of Marvel took a look back at one big decade for Marvel Comics -- the 1970s. In the latest episode, co-hosts Sana Amanat and Judy Stephens welcomed Karen Green, Curator for Comics and Cartoons at Columbia University, about the evolution of the X-Men when Chris Claremont joined the company, especially the female characters. But here's a really fun fact about Green: her comic collection numbers more than 14,000! Watch the video above to hear Green talk about her impressive comics collection and the history of Marvel Comics.

You can listen to the full audio episode below:

The Women of Marvel podcast assembles to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat and Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens. You can find Women of Marvel on Marvel.com/podcasts and Apple Podcasts.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

Related

Comics

Marvel's Pull List 80th Anniversary Special: The 1980s

Celebrate the 80th with a look back at some of the greatest comics in Marvel history!

4:32

Marvel's The Pull ListLooking back with the DEATH OF CAPTAIN MARVEL and More! | Marvel’s Pull List

Celebrate Marvel’s 80th Anniversary with the Pull List as we take you back to the 1980’s! Ryan & Tucker break down THE DEATH OF CAPTAIN MARVEL, THE SENSATIONAL SHE-HULK #1, SQUADRON SUPREME #1 and DAREDEVIL #181!

Comics

Today in Marvel History: The Thanos Snap

Twenty-eight years ago today, 'Infinity Gauntlet' #1 changed the Marvel Universe forever.

Comics

Everybody Was Kung Fu Fighting at Marvel in the 1970s

See how a surge of martial arts popularity built all new rooms in the House of Ideas.