ERB and JRRT: Craftsmen of the Modern Imagination

Tweet JRR Tolkien’s birthday on January 3 elicited a reminder from ERB scholar Jess Terrell about an article I had written for the Fall 2017 edition of the ERB-APA journal.¬† […]

Returning to the Source

TweetA review of a recent science-fiction video game included the following comment about a classic novel that we’re into around here. ūüėȬ† (Thank you, Scott Tracy Griffin, for sharing your […]

John Carter of the Round Table by Abraham Sherman

TweetFROM THE ARCHIVES: A while back I took a closer look at Disney’s “John Carter” through the lens of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ original novel, with an eye toward a reboot.¬† […]

Hollywood Accounting 101: An Actual Profit and Loss Statement for John Carter is Revealing

TweetImagine you’re a profit participant in John Carter. ¬†You’re not going to see any money, but you are entitled to “Participant Statements” from Disney. ¬†What do¬†those statements look like? ¬†What […]