Writing on pulp

The massively popular, mostly forgotten craze for American style noir in WWII-era Britain, Crime Reads, July 9, 2020

Carter Brown and the Australian craze for faux American crime fiction, CrimeReads, April 17, 2020

Blowback: late 1960s and 1970s pulp and popular fiction about the Vietnam War, CrimeReads, December 4, 2019

Designing pictures for words: Interview with the master book cover designer, W H Chong, Spook Magazine, August 4, 2015

Pulp and Circumstance, Wheeler Centre, May 9, 2015

Pure Pulp: The brief racy history of Australia’s pulp publishing industry, The Big Issue, April 30, 2015

The Mysterious Life of David Goodis, a review of Goodis: A Life in Black and White, Los Angeles Review of Books, February 11, 2015

A Proletarian James Bond, Overland Magazine, issue 214, Autumn, 2014

Sleaze Pulp: A Fast History of the Cheap Pulp Underbelly of Sin, Pink Factory, April, 2014

Wild Beat: Carl Ruhen and Australia’s Forgotten Pulp Fiction, Wheeler Centre Dailies, March 25, 2014

Paperbacks in the Den, Newswrite Magazine, NSW Writers Centre, December 2013-January 2014

The Thrill of the Throwaway, The Age, November 9, 2013

Sleaze maestro: the John Harrison interview, Crime Factory, Issue 11, September 2012

Pulp Fiction: Australia’s other forgotten literary history, Kill Your Darlings, September 4, 2012

The Dying Trade Lives On, Wheeler Centre, May 9, 2011