Edited by Mark Hall. The Dark Man V7N2.
The Dark Man: Journal of Robert E. Howard and Pulp Studies is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal devoted to the academic study of Robert E. Howard’s literary legacy as well as the literary historical and print culture contexts associated with it. The journal seeks to publish full-length articles, brief critical notes and commentaries, bibliographies, reviews of books, and other scholarship that treats Howard’s life, time, literary work, and associated topics such as Weird Tales, H.P. Lovecraft, and the concept of a transhistorical pulp fiction aesthetic.
- 74 • Editorial: Prefatory Remarks • essay by Mark Hall (variant of Editorial: Prefatory Remarks (The Dark Man V7n2) 2012) [as by Mark E. Hall]
- 76 • Editorial: In Memoriam: Larry Richter (1949-2014) • essay by Rusty Burke
- 80 • Editorial: The Least of Bob Howard • essay by Larry Richter
- 95 • Theosophy and the Thurian Age: Addendum • essay by Jeffrey Shanks
- 109 • The Cromlechers: The Story of the First Scholarly Robert E. Howard Journal • essay by Lee A. Breakiron
- 160 • Appendix: The Cryptic Press Chapbooks of Robert M. Price • essay by Lee A. Breakiron
- 172 • Book Review: Less an Archive, More an Agenda • essay by Mark Finn
- 172 • Review: The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories by Ann VanderMeer and Jeff VanderMeer • review by Mark Finn
Editors: Charles Gramlich, Mark Hall, Jeffrey Kahan, and Gene Melton II
An e-book edition was also published.