Glen Weldon
Glen Weldon

Glen Weldon is the author of the cultural history Superman: The Unauthorized Biography and reviews books, comics, and the occasional movie for NPR.org. He is at work on a book about the rise of geek culture (and Batman's role in it) for Simon and Schuster.

Books
Nov. 3 2014 1:20 PMInvisible Airplane, Meet Glass CeilingWilliam Moulton Marston, his two wives, and the feminist origins of Wonder Woman.
Books
Nov. 30 2012 11:12 PMPrague RocksA fantastical adventure set in the world’s most emo city.
Books
May 3 2013 11:20 AM“I Gotta Cut Krypto”The author of Superman: The Unauthorized Biography argues with his editor about the Dog of Steel.
Books
March 3 2012 12:07 AMJoe Spork Gets ClockedNick Harkaway’s big, funny Angelmaker sends its unassuming clockmaker hero on the adventure of a lifetime.
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Politics
May 22 2015 11:14 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.