The Pulpster

The annual magazine about pulp magazines for over 25 years

New post on PulpFest website

Posted on September 25, 2017

Just wanted to give everyone the head’s up that there’s a new post over at the PulpFest website about writing for next year’s number of The Pulpster. It provides some background on next year’s PulpFest theme and what sort of articles we’re looking for. You can read it...

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A #26 teaser

Posted on June 28, 2017

I’d promised a rundown of what’s in the upcoming number of The Pulpster in the previous entry. Head over to the PulpFest website for a short teaser that posted today. We’re just a month away from PulpFest 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pa. As you can see by the photo at right, The Pulpster is still a digital work-in-progress, but it’s coming together quickly. It’s due at the...

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First peek at #26

Posted on May 11, 2017

As you may have noticed, a new cover appeared on the Back Numbers page last week. It’s a reminder that number 26 of The Pulpster is just around the corner (as is PulpFest 2017). This year’s cover reflects the “Dangerous Dames” portion of PulpFest 2017’s themes (the others being hard-boiled dicks and “a few psychos” — that last one celebrating the 100th...

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Call for 2017 submissions

Posted on December 5, 2016

Now that PulpFest 2017 has been set for Thursday, July 27, through Sunday, July 30, we have a target date for when The Pulpster‘s next issue has to be sent to the printer. But before we get to that point, we need content. We’re looking for a variety of articles on the pulps, and the writers, editors, and illustrators who worked on them. If you have an idea, we’d like to hear...

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