For those of you that don't know, we have a rare gift on our site. Something anyone wishing to be a writer -- or simply wanting to improve their craft in writing -- will benefit from greatly.
Three years ago, Chuck Palahniuk began an amazing partnership with the Writers Workshop...more
I saw Choke Monday night at the LA Film Festival. This was the Los Angeles premiere of the movie, and Fox Searchlight Pictures graciously sent me two tickets so that my roommate and I could attend. I'll admit right off the bat, this was a thing I was sort of worried about. It's been...more
Update: St. Helen's is shipping more signed 'Snuff' books this week. They have a cut off time for the next batch of orders of Wednesday, 6/11/08 at 10am Pacific Time. This is so that we can best prepare for the orders, and reorder Thursday, if need be.
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For many of you, the conception of this anthology slipped under the radar. I don't think I was even sure it was happening until they asked me to contribute to it. You Do Not Talk About Fight Club: I Am Jack's Completely Unauthorized Essay Collection (wow, that's a mouthfull), is...more
Chuck will be wrapping up his US tour for Snuff in Austin, TX tonight. I did receive word from Chuck's agent last night that there will be a few select stops in Europe soon. Once I have those dates, I'll post them here.
Thursday, June 5 – Austin, TX 7:00pm Book People Interview, Q&A...more
Chuck heads south tonight for a reading in Atlanta, GA:
Wednesday, June 4 – Atlanta, GA 7:00pm Georgia Center for the Book Interview, Q&A, signing offsite @ Clarkston Campus of Georgia Perimeter College Fine Arts Building -- Marvin Cole Auditorium (404) 370-8450www....more
With the server switch this past weekend, I wanted to delay the unveiling of Chuck's latest craft essay. But we seem to be well set up now on the new box, so four days later, here is Chuck's June essay: "Utility Phrases: When Words Fail."
Chuck has comitted to 1 year of these, so...more
Chuck returns to the road tonight for a reading in Washington, D.C.:
Tuesday, June 3 – Washington, DC 8:00pm Olsson’s Interview, Q&A, signing offsite @ The Avalon Theater 5612 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20015 Phone number coming soon Avalon Theater phone: (202) 966-6000www....more
Hey guys! Our very own Garrett Faber has a fun and original interview with Chuck up on Suicide Girls. You should all go check it out, as Garrett asks Chuck a number of questions I don't think I've ever seen him asked. Chuck also talks more about the next book, Pygmy and reveals...more
I just want to sadly remind you all that the June 2nd event in NYC was canceled. The cancellation was out of Chuck's control. Here is the official word on this matter that was posted May 16th:Doubleday has unfortunately canceled the SNUFF New York event due to a conflict that has... more
Tom Dodson from Fox Searchlight Pictures just emailed me to let you all know that the teaser site for Choke is now online.
Check Out The Choke Teaser Site Here!
They call it a 'teaser' site because a more jampacked, larger version of this site...more
Chuck heads to north tonight, near his home terriroty, for a reading in Seattle, WA:
Thursday, May 29 – Seattle, WA 7:00pm University Bookstore Interview, Q&A, signing offsite @ Town Hall (206) 634-3400www.bookstore.washington.edu *Interviewer: TBD
For any of you attending,...more
This is probably the best produced video recording of a Chuck Palahniuk live event I have ever seen online. It's Chuck at the Borders Bookstore in Ann Arbor, MI on May 20th, in which he kicked off his tour for Snuff. Borders Live at 01 produced the event, and unfortunately I can'...more
Chuck heads to the west coast tonight for a reading in San Francisco, CA:
Wednesday, May 28 – San Francisco 7:00pm Booksmith Interview, Q&A, signing offsite @ Sundance Kabuki Theater 1881 Post Street (at Fillmore) San Francisco, CA (415) 863-8688www.booksmith.com *Interviewer: TBD...more
You can also view the trailer in HD at MTV.com!
Here's the description from moviesblog.mtv.com:
We knew it would be special when we visited its set last summer, and now we’re happy to roll out the trailer premiere for “Choke,” the film based on the book by “Fight...more
After a short break for Memorial Day weekend, Chuck Palahniuk continues his Snuff tour tonight in St. Louis, MO.
Tuesday, May 27 – St. Louis 7:00pm Left Bank Books Interview, Q&A, signing offsite @ Mad Art Gallery 2727 S. 12th Street St. Louis, MO 63118 (314) 367-6731www.left-bank....more
Chuck Palahniuk continues his Snuff tour tonight in Denver, CO.
Thursday, May 22 – Denver7:30pmTattered Cover – at the adjacent event hallInterview, Q&A offsite @1628 16th StreetDenver, CO 80202(303) 436-1070NOTE: CHUCK WILL NOT BE SIGNING AT THIS EVENT*Interviewer: Robin...more
Fox Searchlight has finally released their first poster for the upcoming 'Choke' movie (September 26th release).
Props to AJ Brown for being the first to let me know about this.
Chuck Palahniuk continues his Snuff tour tonight in Minneapolis, MN.
Wednesday, May 21 – Minneapolis 7:30pm Magers & Quinn Booksellers Interview, Q&A, signing offsite @ Triple Rock Social Club 629 Cedar Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55454 WITH DON POLLOCK *Interviewer: Alexis Mckinnis,...more