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Margaret Atwood’s Twitter Superheroes

    Margaret-Atwoods super heroes

    Margaret Atwood has nothing to prove, her illustrious writing career has earned earn many fans. Now she is a superhero designer on Twitter. She has fallen in love with Twitter and created two avatars for two of her fans.

    margaret-atwood“I just thought it would be fun to draw some superhero costumes for them, as their names were so evocative, so asked them what magic powers they would like to have. I was writing about superheroes at the time – where did they come from, who are their literary and mythic ancestors, and so forth – because my first Richard Ellman Lecture at Emory College – delivered Sunday – was about superheroes.”


    Tony M.