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8 Aug, 2008 - 9:33am

Chuck Palahniuk's August Essay, "Nuts & Bolts: Plot Points"

Hey guys, apologies for getting this one up late.  Lots of our Cult staff (myself included) are doing the whole summer-vacation-with-the-family thing.  But we're all back at home now (kind of) and have Chuck's August essay, "Nuts & Bolts: Plot Points" ready for you to devour. 


2 Aug, 2008 - 5:10am

Choke Movie: Truly Awesome Redband Trailer Returns Online!

UPDATE: After a short disappearance, the awesomely funny redband trailer for Choke returns online with an updated new website:  Go check it out!

Fox Searchlight has just unveiled the raunchy and wonderful redband (rated...

31 Jul, 2008 - 11:25pm

Chuck Is Reading In NYC! With Moderator, Amy Hempel! SOLD OUT!

UPDATE: You can pre-order signed copies of all of Chuck’s books on our site and view the event live on STRAND TV

You'll remember that Chuck had to cancel his stop in New York last minute for his recently ended 'Snuff' tour. ...

31 Jul, 2008 - 2:43pm

Win Tickets To An Exclusive Preview Screening Of CHOKE

UPDATE: The date of the CHOKE screening will be August 11th, at 7pm!

Hey guys.  Chuck's UK publicists asked me to post this, for all of those in the London location, excited that Chuck is coming to England.

Win tickets to an exclusive preview screening of ‘Choke’

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28 Jul, 2008 - 3:03pm

Chuck Is Reading In Seattle, WA Tuesday Night!

UPDATE: Here is the website for the event with more info!

It seems Chuck is doing a reading event in Seattle tomorrow (Tuesday) night at the University of Washington.

Tuesday night, July 29th7 pm at Kane Hall The University of Washington campus

The event...

28 Jul, 2008 - 2:54pm

Choke Exclusive: "I'd Just Get Filthy If I Did That" - Clip Of LAFF Chuck Q&A

*The file is 35MB, so give it a second to load, or Right Click and Save As to download it.

Hello all!  Courtesy of the good folks of Fox Searchlight, this morning we bring you an exclusive clip of the audience Q&A that Clark Gregg and...

23 Jul, 2008 - 2:55pm

Real Fight Club In Union Square, NY!?

Apologies, as this news is now old.  Though I didn't see too many people discussing it here on The Cult.  My buddy Josh sent it my way.

It seems there was a real live fight club going on, right in the center of Union Sqaure in NYC late May.

The cops ended up stopping it,...

16 Jul, 2008 - 12:53pm

Snuff Tour: European Dates At Last!

At last, we have some European Snuff tour dates coming up.  There's not that many but then again, Chuck has never really been able to do a full blown overseas tour.  So be happy that he's able to do any at all.  Here are the details:

Camden RoundhouseTuesday 12th August,...

8 Jul, 2008 - 6:19pm

Invisible Monsters Movie: Fan Concept Art

Let me re-iterate our news headline here: Fan concept art.  Albeit, a very talented graphic designer of a fan named Xander Davis.  But nonetheless, this is unofficial concept art.  Still, it gets the juices flowing, eh?

With 'Choke' finished...

2 Jul, 2008 - 2:28pm

Chuck Palahniuk's July Essay, "Names Versus Pronouns"

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...

25 Jun, 2008 - 4:40pm

Dennis' Review Of 'Choke'

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...

20 Jun, 2008 - 2:07pm

SURVIVOR T-Shirts Return... With A Raffle!

Want to order your very own Survivor shirt AND save with free shipping AND!!! qualify for a chance to win signed Chuck Palahniuk collectible books?  Then read on for more!

Order T-shirts Here!... more
9 Jun, 2008 - 2:08pm

Chuck Palahniuk Signs & Inscribes SNUFF At St. Helens Book Shop!

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.  

Our favorite affiliates...

5 Jun, 2008 - 6:25pm

PreOrder The New Non-Fiction Anthology 'You Do Not Talk About Fight Club' Today!

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...

5 Jun, 2008 - 12:51pm

SNUFF Tour: Reading In Austin, TX!

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...

4 Jun, 2008 - 3:42pm

SNUFF Tour: Reading In Atlanta, GA!

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....

4 Jun, 2008 - 2:02am

Chuck Palahniuk's June Essay, "Utility Phrases: When Words Fail"

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...

3 Jun, 2008 - 4:05pm

SNUFF Tour: Reading In Washington, DC!

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....

30 May, 2008 - 1:57pm

SNUFF Media: Chuck Palahniuk Interview On Suicide Girls

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...

30 May, 2008 - 1:06pm

SNUFF Tour: Reminder! NYC Reading Canceled!

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