Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Literature: H.P. Lovecraft's writings in website form

H.P. Lovecraft
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The H.P. Lovecraft Archive

H.P. Lovecraft
HOWARD PHILLIPS LOVECRAFT (20 August 1890–15 March 1937) is probably best known as a writer of weird fiction, but some believe his voluminous correspondence to be his greatest accomplishment. You can explore his numerous facets through the many pages outlined here:

HIS LIFE provides information on Lovecraft’s life, family, correspondents, and interests;
HIS WRITINGS explores his wide variety of works, including his fiction and letters, and includes many electronic texts;
HIS CREATIONS outlines his fictional elements including Lovecraftian locations in New England, a bestiary, and a list of grimoires;
HIS STUDY has information on biographies, literary criticism, bibliographies, periodicals, and online articles;
POPULAR CULTURE details the movies, games, music, and art based on Lovecraft’s works, as well as the “Cthulhu Mythos”;
INTERNET RESOURCES gives information on other Lovecraft-related sites, newsgroups, and FTP sites; and
ABOUT THIS SITE outlines the purpose and goals of this site

If you wish to create a link to The H.P. Lovecraft Archive, feel free to use the following button: [HPLA]

8 June 2011:  Completely overhauled the Lovecraftian Board and Card Games page, adding 12 games to the list.
14 May 2011:  Created a page about August Derleth’s “Posthumous Collaborations” which includes a list of the 16 stories considered as such.
26 January 2011:  Created a page for A Weird Writer in Our Midst: Early Criticism of H. P. Lovecraft (Hippocampus Press), edited by S. T. Joshi.
26 October 2010:  Created a page for I Am Providence: The Life and Times of H. P. Lovecraft (Hippocampus Press), S.T. Joshi’s updated and expanded version of his earlier H. P. Lovecraft: A Life, which restores 150,000 words to the text.
21 October 2010:  Upgraded the site to a new hosting plan to handle increased traffic.


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