Glen Weldon Glen Weldon is a regular panelist on NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast. He also reviews books and movies for NPR.org and is a contributor to NPR's pop culture blog Monkey See, where he posts weekly about comics and comics culture.

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French, English, Comics: Proust On Memory, In Any Language

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Pop Culture Happy Hour, Small Batch Edition: 'Terminator Genisys'

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Pop Culture Happy Hour Small Batch: 'Sense8'

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Small Batch: 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

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Free Comic Book Day: A Guide To The Heroes, Musicians And Mutants

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Wolverine's Death: Superheroes And The Cycle Of Eternal Return

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Former Miss Israel and Fast & Furious actor Gal Gadot has been cast as Wonder Woman in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Dear Zack Snyder, Regarding Wonder Woman

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Short story author Alice Munro, seen here in Dublin in 2009, won the Nobel Prize in Literature today. Her stories often touched on a less obvious form of evil. Peter Muhly/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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