Re: RARA-AVIS: To be or not to be pulp

From: Juri Nummelin (
Date: 08 Jun 2000 wrote:

> Some of the books that Pronzini and Greenberg call "pulp" (PEYTON PLACE,
> THE CAINE MUTINY) are what I've always thought of as pop (short for popular)
> fiction. They really don't seem to me to have the pulp spirit.

That's a good word for it. Thanks, Bill!


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