Pulp Crazy – Who Goes There? By John W. Campbell

In this episode, “Who Goes There?” by John W. Campbell is discussed. It is the inspiration for Howard Hawks’ “The Thing From Another World” and John Carpenter’s “The Thing”. It originally appeared in the August 1938 issue of Astounding Science Fiction.

Links:

Who Goes There? Flip Book from the Pulp Magazines Project: http://www.pulpmags.org/PDFs/AS_1938_08/index.html
Who Goes There? PDF from the Pulp Magazines Project: http://www.pulpmags.org/PDFs/AS_1938_08.pdf

John W. Campbell: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_W._Campbell

Ed Hulse and Garyn Roberts discuss John W. Campbell at Pulpfest 2012: http://thebookcave.libsyn.com/panel-fest-episode-3-pulp-fest-at-the-newstand-with-hulse-and-roberts

John W. Campbell at SF Site: http://www.sfsite.com/02b/jc170.htm

John W. Campbell at Encyclopedia of Science Fiction: http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/campbell_john_w_jr

Astounding Stories at the Pulp Magazines Project: http://www.pulpmags.org/database_pages/astounding_stories.html

Astounding Stories PDF Issues at the Pulp Magazines Project: http://www.pulpmags.org/astounding_stories_page.html

Pulpfest: http://pulpfest.com