We were feeling frisky last Friday and decided to have some fun on Twitter and Facebook. It had been a while since we did any sort of photo contest. The last one, which involved fans taking pictures of themselves as characters from the books as well as acting out scenarios, was a big success...more
Why is there a picture of Chuck Palahniuk wearing a Santa hat on your screen? Well, that's because Christmas is coming early this year in the form of this wonderful essay on writing.
Read 'Stocking Stuffers: 13 Writing Tips From Chuck Palahniuk...more
Our Chuck Palahniuk Tshirts return with a vengeance in the form of this new Choke shirt, designed by Kevin Tong (@tragicsunshine). This is our fourth collaboration with Kevin and damn... did he hit this one out of the park! This is easily my favorite...more
If you're familiar with how we unveil new Tshirts here at The Cult, this announcement will come as no surprise. Working with Kevin Tong over the past few years (and three previous Tshirts), we have a cross-promotion we do: Kevin Tong creates the design for our Tshirts, and then...more
I caught this in our Twitter feed the other day and was compelled to contact the person who posted it to see a larger version. And I'm glad I did, because this is stunning.
The artist is PC Siqueira. You can see more of his work on his deviantArt page.... more
Our documentary DVD on Chuck Palahniuk, Postcards from the Future is on sale for the month of December for $20 (marked down from $25). We have a limited quantity of these that are signed by Chuck, right on the cover. Those will sell on a first come first serve basis...more
Listen to a pretty great 48 min audio interview with Chuck on my favorite radio show, Opie & Anthony. You can also listen to it on YouTube.
If you missed the livestream of Chuck's Damned reading at the Cooper Union last tuesday, have no fear. Livestream has been nice enough to archive the entire event for you all. The video embed below should show it to you, or, just go to their site and watch it there.
Here's a pretty cool interview for you today that Chuck did for Fangoria magazine.
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You gotta love Eli Roth. Writer, director, producer, actor, horror fan (like me!) and... inspired Halloween costume afficianado! I still remember his Ichi The Killer costume he wore at the Toronto Film Festival.
This year, Eli took the popular Tyler Durden...more
Hell descends upon Earth as Damned takes over the web! With so much media abound, I figured I'd lend a helping hand and round-up some of the bigger interviews and reviews here. As always, you can find a full list for all of Chuck's books in our Author Media section. ...more
Update: The 'Damned' tour has begun! See below for all the cities Chuck will be reading at. Some events are ticketed, so read the details carefully.
Couple important details from Random House:As Doubleday has done in the past, Chuck will pre-sign all... more
Today is the day, folks! The day you've all been patiently waiting for since we announced the release date almost a year ago. DAMNED is now out! Fans are calling this one of Chuck's best novels in a long time. Plus, it's part 1 of a trilogy! What's important is that it's in...more
Poland continues to pave the way for new and interesting book covers of Chuck's work. You've seen our previous features (here and here) on their quirky and unique covers. Now check out their two latest.
See more at our Galley of Book Covers....more
I've been working too hard today, so this News post is mainly to just get the information to you. On October 22nd, Chuck will be one of three judges at Literary Death Match when it comes to Austin Texas.
Hosted by LDM creator Todd Zuniga & genius-minded do-...more
Update: I spoke with WW Norton a little more about this project and was able to get the following details about what will be different about this version of the book.
"Injected with new material and special design elements, Invisible Monsters Remix fulfills Chuck...more
First thing's first: No, these are not for sale. Secondly: Why the hell not!? If Nike can pimp Marty McFly's kicks, why shouldn't they be able to flaunt some Brandy Alexander leather?
Here's what our talented designer, 'Shane' (the Dez!gner online), had to say about his creation:... more
Gerry Howard, Chuck's long-time editor and friend, is definitely having a good time this week. He emailed me, Chuck's agent, his publicist and some people at Random House with something fun the other day. Shit, I'd say it's more than fun, it's downright uncanny!
Behold! Chuck and...more
Those of you who have been here for a while know that The Cult has gone through many iterations over the years. From about 1999-2002 we were just a Chuck Palahniuk fansite. But that changed in 2003 with the first incarnation of our Writers' Workshop. Over the next few years, we broadened into...more