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Robert E. Howard Days Info

I’ve got the REH Days info tab at the top of this page up to date with this June’s schedule. Indy Sez click and peek! The 2:00 panel on Saturday is still “To Be Announced”. We might make that a “catch-all” panel that includes information from the REH Foundation plus news of the World Science […]

Robert E. Howard Days 2013 Schedule

For those of you clamoring for information (I can hear you clamoring out there!), here’s a summary look at what we have scheduled for Howard Days this year. The basic theme of Howard Days this year is REH in the Comics. We have at least three panels where the impact of REH in comic books […]

Tim Truman is the Guest of Honor at Howard Days 2013

Like I was sayin’…Tim Truman is the Guest of Honor at  Robert E. Howard Days this year. Come and meet Tim at the Robert E. Howard Museum in Cross Plains, Texas on June 7th & 8th. Here’s a bit of bio from Tim: Timothy Truman has become one of its most original storytellers and stylists […]

Winner of REH Museum T-shirt Contest Announced

Congratulations to the winner of the design contest for the new t-shirt to be sold at the Robert E. Howard: Michael Peters! This dynamite design will now emblazon the official t-shirt of the Howard Museum – the only catch is that it won’t be “released” until Robert E. Howard Days on June 8th. But Howard […]

ROBERT E. HOWARD DAYS 2012

Robert E. Howard Days 2012 is happening June 8th and 9th in Cross Plains, Texas, and we’d surely like to see you there! This annual festival to celebrate the life and work of Ol’ Two-Gun Bob Howard features the gathering of Howard fans from all over the world at the very spot where he created […]

Charles Saunders’ New Dossouye Novel: The Dancers of Mulukau

Charles Saunders has a new book out, Dossouye: The Dancers of Mulukau, which is a sequel to the first Dossouye volume published nearly four years ago. This new book is a novel rather than a collection of interconnected short stories as was the case with the first volume. About the time the first Dossouye volume […]

Hoffman is Howard Days GOH

The Robert E Howard Foundation, The Robert E Howard United Press Association, and Project Pride are pleased to announce that Charles Hoffman has accepted our invitation to be Guest of Honor at Robert E. Howard Days in June 2012. Chuck is one of the most formidable essayists in Howard studies. His “Conan the Existentialist,” which […]

Robert E. Howard Museum T-shirt Contest

Arlene Stephenson, President of Project Pride in Cross Plains, Texas has announced that The ROBERT E. HOWARD MUSEUM Gift Shop is looking for a new t-shirt design for 2012. Artists may submit their black and white designs to Arlene either digitally to arscp04@yahoo.com or in hardcopy to Project Pride, POB 534, Cross Plains, TX 76443. […]

Paul Sammon to Speak at Cross Plains Fundraiser

As noted over at the TGR blog, Cross Plains had a big parade this past weekend celebrating the town’s centennial. All year long the town has been holding events and celebrations to mark this milestone and more are to come during the final quarter of the year. Coming up next month is a fundraising dinner for the Cross […]

Griot means “storyteller,” which is what Charles Saunders does best

The second of three planned 2011 projects authored by Charles Saunders is now available. Griots, a sword and sorcery anthology features his brand new Imaro novella. The volume features 14 stories set in African or African-inspired backgrounds. Other contributors include Linda Addison, Milton J. Davis, Kirk Johnson, Djeli A. Griot and Maurice Broaddus. The book […]