After another wonderful gathering for breakfast, the guests and vendors that made PULP ARK such a success convened one final time at The Cinnamon Stick, 151 West Main, Batesville, Arkansas, for the final day of the First Annual Pulp Ark Conference/Convention.
9-10:00 AM-PULP FACTORY PANEL-Why The Current New Interest in Pulps Moderator – Ron Fortier
|RON FORTIER leading PULP FACTORY PANEL|
Helmed by Comic Veteran and New Pulp pioneer Ron Fortier, this panel discussed and analyzed just what is behind the current resurgence of Pulp in general as well as interest in New Pulp tales. Not only was this panel manned by excellent writers, but also by the geniuses behind The Book Cave, considered by many to be the best Pulp Podcast airing today.
10-11:00 AM-CLASSROOM-All You Ever Wanted to know about Sun Koh!-Art Sippo
|ART SIPPO (on right) with his SUN KOH book|
Taking on a monumental task, Art Sippo tackled the writing as well as the 'rehabiliation' of a Germanic character based on Doc Savage. This class focused on the controversial history behind Sun Koh as well as steps taken by Sippo to cast the character in a plainer, more favorable light.