The Movies And Books That Influenced Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Pulp Fiction’

Column by Michael David Wilson
A look at the movies and books that influenced Quentin Tarantino's 'Pulp Fiction'.

What Works & What Doesn't: 'Pulp Fiction'

Column by Christopher Shultz February 22, 2016
We're exploring the dynamics of a scene in its entirety, and what better way to do so than with Quentin Tarantino and Roger Avary's timeless script?
Bookshots: 'Thieves Fall Out' by Gore Vidal (writing as Cameron Kay)

Bookshots: 'Thieves Fall Out' by Gore Vidal (writing as Cameron Kay)

Review by Ed Sikov
The last of the three pulp novels Gore Vidal wrote under pseudonyms in the 1950s.

Guilty Pleasures: 6 Pulp Treasures You Shouldn’t Be Ashamed of Reading On Your Daily Commute

Column by Cath Murphy April 24, 2014
Tired of taping a Dickens cover over your copy of Dan Brown? Defy intellectual snobbery with these excellent pulp choices for the daily commute.

High Priest of the Godless: A Jim Thompson Primer

Column by Craig Clevenger March 20, 2013
Jim Thompson was a seminal writer of American noir fiction who's finally gaining recognition he's long deserved.