Southern Evangelical Seminary Archive

The Clockwork Despair of “The Watchmen”

It’s 1985. Richard Nixon is president of the United States, an aggressive Soviet Union is threatening nuclear doomsday, and superheroes are real. Originally published as a twelve-part series in the mid-1980s, the acclaimed graphic novel Watchmen1 made its way to the big screen in March 2009, complete with an R rating and a running time […]