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Paul Kupperberg on May 1st, 2021

(This essay was originally written for a collection spotlighting the artists who followed Superman co-creator Joe Shuster on the comics and syndicated newspaper strip. A small portion of the piece was cannibalized for the “My Favorite 13 Win Mortimer Golden Age DC Comics Covers” column on the 13th Dimension website celebrating Win’s May 1 birthday.)… Read the rest

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Paul Kupperberg on January 5th, 2018

 

Today is George Reeves’ birthday. He was born in 1914, and fifty years later, years after his death, he would be one of the most important people in the world to me. About a year and a half ago, in the wake of the July 7, 2016 ambush shootings of fourteen police officers in Dallas, Texas that left five cops dead, I was asked to contribute a piece to an anthology about American heroes.… Read the rest

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Paul Kupperberg on February 13th, 2016
The Week of February 16, 1981
Art by: George Tuska and Vince Colletta
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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Paul Kupperberg on February 6th, 2016
The Week of February 9, 1981
Art by: George Tuska and Vince Colletta
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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Paul Kupperberg on January 30th, 2016
The Week of February 2, 1981
Art by: George Tuska and Vince Colletta
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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Paul Kupperberg on January 23rd, 2016
The Week of January 26, 1981
Art by: George Tuska and Vince Colletta
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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Paul Kupperberg on January 16th, 2016
The Week of January 19, 1981
Art by: George Tuska and Vince Colletta
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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Paul Kupperberg on January 9th, 2016
The Week of January 12, 1981
Art by: George Tuska and Vince Colletta
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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In 1981 I ghost wrote seven weeks of the World’s Greatest Superheroes Starring Superman newspaper strip for then regular writer Paul Levitz.… Read the rest

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Paul Kupperberg on January 2nd, 2016
The Week of February 4, 1985
Art by: Jose Delbo and Sal Trapani
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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Next Week:

Week 1 of my “lost” stint as ghost-writer on seven weeks of the Superheroes strip from 1981!

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Paul Kupperberg on December 26th, 2015
The Week of January 28, 1985
Art by: Jose Delbo and Sal Trapani
Lettering by: Gaspar Saladino
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