Wonder Women: The Strength Of Female Superheroes

Apr 22, 2014

When you talk about heroes of the cape-and-tights variety, it’s not just a boy’s club. Just look at the comic book powers of Wonder Woman or the X-Men’s Storm, or even live-action heroes like Buffy the Vampire Slayer or Xena.

The documentary 'Wonder Women' explores the history of female superheroes.
Credit wonderwomendoc.com

On Tuesday's Up to Date, we talk with the director of a new documentary about female superheroes and how they reflect and affect society’s ideas about women.


HEAR MORE: Kristy Guevara-Flanagan speaks at 6:30 p.m. April 22 at the Plaza Branch of the Kansas City Public Library.