Pensacon 2014

Pensacon 2014 panel on pulp magazines

Jeffrey Shanks, left, moderates a panel discussion on “From Pulps to Comics” featuring Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson and David Earle.

This panel discussion, titled “From Pulps to Comics,” was recorded on Friday Feb. 21, 2014, at Pensacon, in Pensacola, Fla. The panel was moderated by Jeffrey Shanks, an archeologist and anthropologist, and an expert in the field of weird fiction in the pulps. He was joined by Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson, the granddaughter of Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, a pulp fictioneer and founder of DC Comics, and by David Earle, a professor of literature at the University of West Florida.