Jim Beard and fellow hosts of the Eye on Your Weekend radioshow/podcast interview author Will Murray on his new book, Wordslingers: An Epitaph For The Western. This book is about the western pulp writers and the western pulp market / genre. It debuted at Pulpfest 2013 and is now available on the Altus Press Website and Amazon (where you can check out the interior pages).
The interview starts around the 19:20 mark and can be listened to here.
Blood ‘N’ Thunder editor Ed Hulse moderates a panel comprised of granddaughters of pulp writers. Karen Davis Cunningham’s grandfather is Frederick C. Davis. Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson’s grandfather is Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson. Laurie Powers’ grandfather is Paul Powers.
In this weeks episode my cousin Adam and I discuss John W. Campbell’s ground breaking science fiction story “The Last Evolution”. This story originally appeared in the August 1932 issue of Amazing Stories and is one of the first appearances of the technological singularity concept.
Now when we get to talking about the population of New York City, forgive us country boys for being so far off the mark.
In this episode, Robert E. Howard’s Puritan adventurer, Solomon Kane is discussed. The character celebrates his 85th anniversary this month. An excerpt from the Librivox.org reading of “Red Shadows” by Peter Siegel is included.
Following the Official Pulpfest 2011 Welcome, Martin Grams presents a fascinating presentation on the Shadow radio program. Martin has written a book about the Shadow radio show amongst others. Be sure to check out the links below for more information.