UNT POD: Counseling doctoral student Damien McClintock looks at how grief is portrayed in Avengers: Endgame

UNT POD is a regularly occurring podcast that brings together members of the University of North Texas community to discuss hot topics and important trends, and share knowledge with listeners from all walks of life. Learn more about UNT, ranked a Tier One Research University by the Carnegie Classification, at unt.edu. and visit UNT POD to find us on your favorite podcast platform.

UNT POD Episode 2:
June 26, 2019
“Killer Hawkeye, Fat Thor and Papa Iron Man: Portrayals of Grief in Avengers: Endgame”
Written by: Scott Brown

In this episode of UNT POD, we sit down with counseling doctoral student Damien McClintock to breakdown the five stages of grief and how each is portrayed by Black Widow, Hawkeye, Hulk, Thor, Captain America and Iron Man in Avengers: Endgame.

In this episode, we discuss:


  • Denial
  • Anger
  • Bargaining
  • Depression
  • Acceptance
  • Superheroes

Featured in this episode:

  • Damien McClintock, doctoral student in the counseling program at the University of North Texas

Follow our Podcast:

Join the Conversation

Tell us about your favorite moments from Endgame and the rest of the MCU by connecting with us on Twitter @UNTSocial or on Instagram @UNT.


UNT News Service
(940) 565-2108