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Stories About Monsters, Superheroes and Human Beings

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How do we define a monster? What is a superhero? Why are we increasingly preoccupied with fearsome monsters and superheros? What is the relationship between human beings and monsters? Are monsters ever human beings and can a human being become a monster? How does a human being who becomes a monster reclaim their humanity? What is the psychology of a monster, how does it feel to be one? What is the psychology and the dynamics of a human being who becomes monstrous?