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The Brighter Side of Jonah Hex: Plunging into Shadows West

Decoding DC - Part 11

Extremites, Decoding DC is now in February 1999 with Shadows West: the final publication that combines Hex, Joe R. Lansdale… 659 more words


Cold in July. Now a Major Motion Picture.

Joe Lansdale’s southern gothic suspense-thriller, Cold in July, is coming to a screen near you and we could not be happier. Which admittedly is not an emotion that reading Lansdale tends to elicit. 390 more words


Review: The Thicket by Joe R. Lansdale

The Thicket by Joe R. Lansdale (9780316188456): Mulholland Books (2013)

I didn’t suspect the day Grandfather came out and got me and my sister, Lula, and hauled us off toward the ferry, that I’d soon end up with worse things happening than had already come upon us, or that I’d take up with a gun-shooting dwarf, the son of a slave and a big angry hog, let alone find true love and kill someone, but that’s exactly how it was. 393 more words


The Dirty Sex of Jonah Hex

Decoding DC - Part 9

Extremites, sex is a fun thing.

It is also a tough topic to talk about. There’s all sorts of reasons for this. 781 more words


Jonah Hex, Oscar Wilde and H.P. Lovecraft: Riding On The Worm of a Literate Comic

Decoding DC - Part VIII

Extremites, I want to take a moment and say ‘Hey! and Howdy’ to the esteemed Joe R. Lansdale: the fearless writer behind both Two Gun-Mojo and Riders of the Worm and Such.  1,371 more words