Windy City Pulp Stories No.13

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A collection of articles and studies by some of the leading scholars in the field discussing Fu Manchu, Sax Rohmer, the science fiction and fantasy magazies and related elements.

A must have for anyone interested in the history of the pulp magazine field!

windy_city_2013_fu_manchu_websiteIncluded are:

Fu Manchu and Sax Rohmer

  • "Fu Manchu: The First Hundred Years" by William Patrick Maynard
  • "Sax Rohmer . . . Says Gangsters Doomed" (1931 interview) by Gene Cohn
  • Fu Manchu Photo Gallery
  • "The Art of Making Villains" (1924 Rohmer article)
  • "The Fraudulent Fu Manchu" by Rick Lai

Weird Tales

  • Editors You Want To Know: Farnsworth Wright by E. Hoffmann Price
  • "Printing Company Occupies Washington Street Plant" (Weird Tales printer in 1924)
  • Farnsworth Wright: Correspondence to Donald Wandrei, 1932
  • Weird Tales Club Card
  • "The Psycho-Mystic, Horror and Weird Story Field" by Joseph Lichtblau
  • Market Requirements Pseudo-Scientific Magazines, 1936
The Science Fiction Magazines
  • "Novelty—The Essential of Science Fiction" by Charles D. Hornig
  • "The Science Fiction Field" by Leigh Brackett
  • E.E. "Doc" Smith Correspondence to Jack Darrow, 1931-38 by Doug Ellis
Art Focus
  • "J.C. Coll: A Retrospective Gallery" by Tom Roberts
  • "Margaret Brundage" by Robert Weinberg / R.A. Everts

Special Fiction Section—

  • "Ooze" by Anthony Rud (reprinted from Weird Tales, Vol.1, No.1)

Film focus—

  • Pulp to the Silver Screen, 2013 by Ed Hulse

Book Details

Title: Windy City Pulp Stories No.13
Author: Tom Roberts (ed.)
Genre: Non-fiction/Reference
ISBN: 978-1-884449-41-3
Price: $14.95 US / Trade paperback / 138 pp.
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