THE 2020 EVA LYND CALENDAR — a collectible to go with the book EVA: MEN’S ADVENTURE SUPERMODEL…

As noted in the previous post on this blog, my publishing partner Wyatt Doyle and I recently released the 10th book in our Men’s Adventure Library series. Titled EVA: MEN’S…

EVA: MEN’S ADVENTURE SUPERMODEL–the latest book in the Men’s Adventure Library series…

Wyatt Doyle and I are pleased and proud to announce the release of the 10th book in our Men’s Adventure Library series – EVA: MEN’S ADVENTURE SUPERMODEL. It’s a lushly-illustrated…

An interview about our book POLLEN’S WOMEN: THE ART OF SAMSON POLLEN…

As noted in previous posts on this blog, I love the fanzines published by UK paperback and action/adventure media maven Justin Marriott. Justin began publishing his flagship fanzine THE PAPERBACK…

DEBUTING AT PULPFEST 2019: A guest post by Mike Chomko…

EDITOR’S NOTE: Mike Chomko is one of the founders and main organizers of the annual PulpFest convention that will held this year in Pittsburgh from August 15 to 18. Recently,…

ARGOSY, ADVENTURE & BLUE BOOK: Top pulps that became top men’s adventure magazines

The 2019 PulpFest convention will be held in Pittsburgh from August 15th to 18th. PulpFest is a descendant of the pioneering PulpCon that used to be held in my home…

“Men’s Adventure Magazines and the Art of War” – a PulpFest presentation (Part 2)…

My previous post on this blog reprinted the first half of the presentation I made with my publishing partner Wyatt Doyle at last year’s PulpFest. In case you don’t know…

“Men’s Adventure Magazines and the Art of War” – a PulpFest presentation (Part 1)…

PulpFest is one of the biggest and best annual pulp-related conventions in the country. It’s a descendant of PulpCon, a pioneering event that ran annually from 1972 to 2008.  In…

Catching up with fanzine publisher Justin Marriott and his pulp culture posse…

Justin Marriott and Paul Bishop are two of my favorite pulp culture mavens. (“Pulp culture” is a term I borrowed from the book of that name by Frank M. Robinson…

POLLEN’S ACTION: THE ART OF SAMSON POLLEN — a new book showcasing his men’s adventure magazine artwork

Simply put, Samson Pollen was one of the greatest of the many artists who provided illustrations for the men’s adventure magazines (MAMs) that flourished from the early 1950s to the…