Announcing The 4th Alfred Hitchcock Blogathon

Hitch Blogathon 2020

Coming on August 8th and 9th, I’ll be writing an entry on Hitchcock’s minor masterpiece, Shadow of a Doubt (1943). (I’m a Hitchcock scholar and wrote my dissertation on Hitchcock, Orson Welles, and Carol Reed.)



What if we had a world in which we saw peacemakers this way– as international superheroes? I’m not (necessarily) downing quarterbacks or pop stars, but are they icons to be idolized, let alone “heroes”? Just consider posters like this on kids’ bedroom walls all around the world.