The cover art of DC Comics anthology DC Festival of Heroes: The Asian Superhero Celebration, issued to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Image: DC Comics
The cover art of DC Comics anthology DC Festival of Heroes: The Asian Superhero Celebration, issued to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Image: DC Comics

DC Comics Asian-American superhero anthology celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

  • The DC Festival of Heroes: The Asian Superhero Celebration anthology features characters like Monkey Prince, the son of Journey to the West’s Monkey King
  • Anti-Asian bigotry, induced by Covid-19, was raging in the US when it was being produced and the book includes xenophobic episodes that Asians can relate to

The cover art of DC Comics anthology DC Festival of Heroes: The Asian Superhero Celebration, issued to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Image: DC Comics
The cover art of DC Comics anthology DC Festival of Heroes: The Asian Superhero Celebration, issued to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Image: DC Comics
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