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Conference Proceeding as Planned

Our Cormac McCarthy conference (Aug. 31-Sep. 3) is proceeding as planned.  Our hearts are with our friends on the Texas coast, particularly in Houston.  Austin, however, has had only moderately heavy rain that is forecast to clear by Thursday. If you experience travel delays that affect your presentation time, please be in touch with us […]

Draft Schedule for Fall 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference

Click here to see the Cormac McCarthy Conference Draft Schedule for the Cormac McCarthy Conference taking place Aug. 31-Sept. 3 in Austin!  You can also register for the conference here, and see general information and hotel information here. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers […]

Registration Reminder and Schedule Information

Remember to register by July 15 for the 2017 Cormac McCarthy Conference taking place in Austin, Texas!  You can register here.  After July 15, registration rates will increase by $25. We are busy building the final schedule, which we’ll post soon.  Because of the number of excellent paper proposals we received, we will likely begin […]

Josyph Added to Conference Schedule

Peter Josyph will be attending this year’s conference at the University of Memphis. He will be reading and signing at an event celebrating the launch of Webmaster Marty Priola’s new publishing venture, Priola House, and the imminent availability of a new ebook, The Wrong Reader’s Guide to Cormac McCarthy: All the Pretty Horses. The Website […]

Child of God Blu-Ray and DVD Release Announced

Just a quick note to let you know that the Child of God Blu-Ray and DVD have been announced. Available for preorder at Amazon, which, as usual, benefits this site. 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 […]

Cameron Diaz Joins The Counselor

In apparently confirmed casting news, Cameron Diaz has snagged a part in The Counselor. Twitch breaks the news: The role will certainly be a darker part than we’re used to seeing from Diaz but, surely, after years of playing eye candy with only the occasional foray into more substantial material Diaz must be ready for […]

Witliff Collections Journal Publishes McCarthy Archives Story

The Keystone, journal of the Witliff Collections, published a short piece in their Spring 2012 issue about researching in the Cormac McCarthy Papers. “McCarthy Scholar Illuminates the Research Process” discloses the following: Since opening to research in the summer of 2009, the Cormac McCarthy Papers remain the Wittliff’s most heavily accessed archive—and certainly the one […]

Cormac McCarthy Wins Nobel Prize in Physics

Cormac McCarthy has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. The unusual timing of the award together with McCarthy’s lack of accomplishment in the field has caused consternation among some. Brian Greene, string theorist and professor at Columbia University since 1996, upon being informed of McCarthy’s prize, angrily huffed, “What’s he ever done for us […]