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Bits of pulp: Amazing, whispers, a passing

Posted by at 10:00 am Thursday, October 29, 2015 in Bits of Pulp, Movies/TV/Radio, News, Obituaries, People, Pulp Art, Pulps, Pulpsters

"Amazing Stories"AMAZING STORIES RETURNING: Late last week news began circulating that Amazing Stories, originally produced by Steven Spielberg, may be returning to television.

Entertainment Weekly says that Bryan Fuller will be leading the revived series for NBC.

Fuller was showrunner for NBC’s Hannibal, which was canceled last spring, and is developing American Gods, a series based on Neil Gaiman‘s novel, for Starz.

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Bits of pulp: Lovecraft; Burroughs; a passing

Posted by at 10:00 am Thursday, September 10, 2015 in Announcements, Bits of Pulp, News, Obituaries, People, Pulpsters

Bits of pulp: Lovecraft; Burroughs; a passing
H.P. Lovecraft

H.P. Lovecraft

Aug. 20 was the 125th anniversary of the birth of horror’s H.P. Lovecraft.

There wasn’t much noted about HPL here at Yellowed Perils, but the anniversary was certainly important at PulpFest 2015. You can hear more about HPL and the influence of his fiction if you listen to the panel discussions from the con.

If you’d rather listen to his fiction, then head over to the Open Culture website.

To celebrate the anniversary of his birthday, Open Culture posted links to dramatizations of “At the Mountains of Madness,” “The Dunwich Horror,” “The Call of Cthulhu,” “Beyond the Walls of Sleep,” and other stories.

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Pulp gifts: A PayPal Cash Card

Posted by at 10:00 am Tuesday, December 23, 2014 in Pulp Gifts

PayPal Cash Card

So, you’re scrambling around for a last-minute pulp gift for your pulp fan. What to do?

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Pulp gifts: A book by Robert Sampson

Posted by at 10:00 am Thursday, December 18, 2014 in Books, Pulp Gifts, Pulp History

'Yesterday's Faces'

For a pulp fan wanting to learn more about the magazines, give a book or two by pulp expert Robert Sampson.

Though it has been over 20 years since Sampson died, several of his Popular Press* books are still available at cover price.

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Pulp gifts: H.P. Lovecraft films

Posted by at 10:00 am Tuesday, December 16, 2014 in Movies/TV/Radio, Pulp Gifts

H.P. Lovecraft movie posters

For a bit of creepy fun in a pulp gift, why not consider a movie based on an H.P. Lovecraft story?

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Pulp gifts: ‘High Adventure’

Posted by at 10:00 am Thursday, December 11, 2014 in Publications, Pulp Gifts

"High Adventure"

Here’s another pulp gift that will last throughout the year: a subscription to High Adventure.

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