Joe R. Lansdale
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||Brad Simmons, Ray Slater
||October 28, 1951
||Writer, Martial Arts Instructor
Joe R. Lansdale is the author of over thirty novels and numerous short stories. His work has appeared in national anthologies, magazines, and collections, as well as numerous foreign publications. He has written for comics, television, film, newspapers, and Internet sites. His work has been collected in eighteen short-story collections, and he has edited or co-edited over a dozen anthologies. He has received the Edgar Award, eight Bram Stoker Awards, the Horror Writers Association Lifetime Achievement Award, the British Fantasy Award, the Grinzani Cavour Prize for Literature, the Herodotus Historical Fiction Award, the Inkpot Award for Contributions to Science Fiction and Fantasy, and many others. His novella Bubba Hotep was adapted to film by Don Coscarelli, starring Bruce Campbell and Ossie Davis. His story "Incident On and Off a Mountain Road" was adapted to film for Showtime's "Masters of Horror." He is currently co-producing several films, among them The Bottoms, based on his Edgar Award-winning novel, with Bill Paxton and Brad Wyman, and The Drive-In, with Greg Nicotero. He is Writer In Residence at Stephen F. Austin State University, and is the founder of the martial arts system Shen Chuan: Martial Science and its affiliate, Shen Chuan Family System. He is a member of both the United States and International Martial Arts Halls of Fame. He lives in Nacogdoches, Texas with his wife, dog, and two cats.
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- Cowboys, Zombies and Rogue Preachers: An Interview with Joe R ...
One of the many perks of working for Suvudu.com is that I have a good excuse to pick the brains of my favorite authors, like Joe R. Lansdale. Lansdale has been cranking out weird fiction, comic books, and mysteries (and ...
- INTERVIEW: Joe R. Lansdale on DEADMAN'S ROAD, Zombies, and ...
Joe R. Lansdale is the author of more than thirty novels, including the Edgar Award-winning Hap and Leonard mystery series (Mucho Mojo, Two Bear Mambo), and the New York Times Notable Book, The Bottoms. Over 200 of ...
- Joe R. Lansdale's Christmas With the Dead Hits DVD | Shock Till ...
Joe R. Lansdale's Christmas With the Dead is now available on DVD. The film tells the tale of Calvin, who sets out to right his wrongs and fulfill a promise to his wife, making it the best?
- Author Spotlight: Joe R. Lansdale by Erika Holt | Nightmare Magazine
You can choose to ride the train, and once on it seems impossible to get off, or you can turn away from the depot. But the God also represents the darker desires of humanity, a kind of built in self-destruct. From what I can tell, we don't learn ...
- Interview with Joe R. Lansdale | Apex Magazine
By Maggie Slater How do you summarize the forty?year career of a man who's done everything? Joe R. Lansdale is ...
- God of the Razor by Joe R. Lansdale | Nightmare Magazine
Richards arrived at the house about eight. The moon was full and it was a very bright night, in spite of occasional cloud cover; bright enough that he could get a good look at the place. It was just as the owner had described it.
- The Thicket by Joe R. Lansdale | Thinking about books
The Thicket by Joe R. Lansdale (Mulholland Books, 2013) continues the line of books in which we view the world through the first-person narrative of a young adult. I suppose a classic example of this literary device would be ...
- Joe R. Lansdale's Got a New Project on the Way! | Horror Novel ...
If you're not up on the work of the genius Joe R. Lansdale, you're missing something truly amazing. The man boasts one of the most outlandish imaginations today, and he whips up some infectious stories. Remember Bubba ...
- Stoker Spotlight: 13 Questions with Joe R. Lansdale, author of ?The ...
Joe R. Lansdale received the 2010 Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in Short Fiction. He is the author of more than a dozen novels, including Savage Season, Devil Red, The Drive-In, Dead in the West, The Night ...
- Tales to Terrify Show No 65 Joe R. Lansdale, David D. Levine ...
Coming up: Good evening 0:00:41. A bit about baseball and comics and? 0:01:33. Fiction: ?Letter to the Editor? by David D. Levine, narrated by Dr. Talon 0:06:41. We need?. 0:24:17. Fiction: ?Fish Night? by Joe R. Lansdale, ...
- New Guest: Joe R. Lansdale Array pensacon.com
Pensacon is pleased to welcome award-winning (many times over) author of The Bottoms, Bubba Ho-Tep and the Hap Collins and Leonard Pine mysteries series, Joe R. Lansdale! Champion Mojo Storyteller Joe R. Lansdale ...
- Flash Friday: Christmas With the Dead ? Joe R. Lansdale | Top of ...
It's Christmas in July! Today's Flash Friday is a heartwarming zombie horror tale (yes, you read that right), by genre master Joe R. Lansdale. Originally appearing in Mammoth Book of Best New Horror Volume 22, you can now ...
- Gregor Xane: The Shadows, Kith and Kin by Joe R. Lansdale
I've never regretted reading a short story by Joe R. Lansdale. Every collection I've read by him so far has been thoroughly satisfying. For folks who like his Rev. Jebediah Raines (or Mercer) stories, there are two of them in this ...
- 60 second book reviews: Sunset & Sawdust by Joe R. Lansdale
I have no financial stake in these books. I am not compensated. Copies are not provided to me for free. I just like these books and think you will too. Watch the videos for the rest of the rules.
- An Evening With Joe R. Lansdale - The Moviefone Blog
He's written cult classic films, novels of all genres, comic books, television shows, and is a master of martial arts. Judging by the majority of his work,