Category Archives: Site News

Please Don’t Post Excerpts from The Passenger

Someone posted excerpts from The Passenger that were read at a public event last year. The event was taped, and the tape was on YouTube. Someone took a great deal of time to compile a transcript of all the passages from the new novel and post them. After that, there are comments. Good ones, stuff […]

Penn State University Press to Publish Society Journal Beginning in 2015

Stacey Peebles, editor of The Cormac McCarthy Journal, has an exciting update for us: I’m happy to announce that beginning in 2015, The Cormac McCarthy Journal will be published by Penn State University Press, which will be a boon for us in terms of design, prestige, visibility, production assistance, and availability in libraries and databases like JSTOR. […]

Bookshop Experiencing Problems

Update: We believe the recent bookshop issues have been resolved. If you experience any problem with the bookshop, please drop me an email. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in […]

Site Functionality Restored (Sort Of)

Well, after a day or so of outage/outrage, we’re back up and running again. Sadly, on account of someone’s deleting the main admin account, the site had to be restored from backup. And that means we’ve lost about a week of Forum posts. Also, we lost the Sydney Conference Info, but it has ben reconstructed. […]

Forums Experiencing Growing Pains

The Forums are having issues. I’ve just upgraded the bbPress plugin (which runs the Forums), and the upgrade has messed with the styling of the forum pages. They should still be usable, but they are not terribly attractive at the moment. I’ll be looking into this and working to resolve the problems as soon as […]

Luce Updates Comprehensive McCarthy Bibliography

Dianne Luce’s English-language bibliography of McCarthy criticism [PDF] has been updated and posted on this site. Several have asked where it was. The answer is that it’s been thoroughly updated. We (meaning I) hit a few snags on the way with the Web presentation, which have delayed its arrival far too long, but it’s available now […]


And so it begins. Welcome to the new This site has been in development for many months, and I hope you find it comfortable and user-friendly. We’re glad to be able to post on the main page again, a functionality we lost owing to Google’s being capricious. We’re also glad to be moving this […]