- The recent uptick in rock 'em, sock 'em short stories featuring science fiction and fantasy in the Gernsbeckian* and Campbellian tradition harkens back to the writing showcased in the pulp magazines.
- This uptick is largely the result of a ragtag bunch of outcasts taking on the powerful and well-financed titans of industry.
Think of it this way...
|Forgive the crudity of the timeline...it's not to scale.|
The pulp revolution - whatever you want to call it - is not so much about recreating the old stuff as it is creating new stuff that honors the old in ways that the dinosaur publishing houses don't.