100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman in Chains

In her first encounter with the Nazi Baroness, Paula von Gunther, Wonder [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Amazon Training: How to Play Bullets and Bracelets

The original Wonder Woman was a circular story of re-education, whirling through lessons on [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Bullets and Bracelets

Centuries after the Amazons landed on Paradise Island, Diana was born. On [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Amazon Brutality: Before the Magic Lasso

Fun Fact: The Magic Lasso was not part of Wonder Woman’s original [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Making a Magic Lasso

“What’s this?” I asked my mom, my eyes riveted to the TV [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Joye Hummel, Wonder Woman’s First Female Writer

I once read that Marston wrote every single Wonder Woman story during his lifetime, [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Mythology

Pandora

The Amazons were not the first women created by the gods. That [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Mythology

Love and Art: The Story of Pygmalion

In Wonder Woman #1, Marston compared Diana’s birth to the myth, “Pygmalion and Galatea,” [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman, The Amazons

Suffrage and Submission

In Wonder Woman #1, a panel showing an Amazon woman beating back her abusers [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman, Mythology, The Amazons

Divine Motherhood: The Birth of Princess Diana

Like all the Amazons, Queen Hippolyte enjoyed a bountiful life brimming with [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman

Bullets, Bracelets, and Water Pistols

My Magic Bracelets Both of my grandmothers were delightfully indulgent of my [...]

100 Days of Wonder Woman, Discovering Wonder Woman, The Amazons

Herland: Origin of the Amazon Nation

Paradise Island The battle with the Hercules and the Greeks marked the [...]