Glen Weldon http://ripr.org en Man Of Tomorrow: Superman, Orson Scott Card And Me http://ripr.org/post/man-tomorrow-superman-orson-scott-card-and-me <em>Glen Weldon is a freelance writer and regular contributor to </em><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/monkeysee/">Monkey See</a><em>.</em><p>Let's make this perfectly clear at the outset: I don't work for NPR, and what I'm about to say doesn't represent NPR. I'm but a lowly freelancer they're dumb enough to publish a bunch, and what I say now I say as me, which is to say:<p>1. An inveterate Superman nerd, and<p>2. A gay dude.<p>DC Comics has hired Orson Scott Card to write the first two issues of a new digital-first Superman comic. Sun, 17 Feb 2013 17:45:00 +0000 Glen Weldon 10493 at http://ripr.org Graphic Novels That Flew Under The Radar In 2012 http://ripr.org/post/graphic-novels-flew-under-radar-2012 In 2012, several high-profile comics creators added landmark works to their already impressive legacies. With <a href="http://www.npr.org/books/titles/161892846/building-stories" target="_blank">Building Stories</a>, Chris Ware offered 14 volumes of comics, each with its own meticulous, anagrammatic take on despair, and stuffed them into a box. Mon, 24 Dec 2012 16:31:00 +0000 Glen Weldon 1793 at http://ripr.org Graphic Novels That Flew Under The Radar In 2012