Re: RARA-AVIS: elvisania

From: Nathan Cain (
Date: 05 Feb 2009

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    Has anyone mentioned Bubba Ho-Tep by Joe Lansdale yet? Elderly Elvis and black JFK fight the mummy. Bruce Campbell starred in the movie version. Pretty entertaining.

    On Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 4:56 AM, Steve Novak <> wrote:
    > Funny and sad you mention Elvis in this context when we just learned that
    > Lux Interior of The Cramps just died yesterday...(
    > )...and they
    > were Œbeyond Elvis¹...
    > ...Now I wonder about crime stories and the Rockabilly and Psychobilly
    > scene...?...I know of a few French novels with mentions and references but
    > not US ones...?
    > Montois
    > On 2/4/09 9:00 PM, "Mark Sullivan" <> wrote:
    >> Mario asked:
    >> "Can Elvisiana be considered a fiction subgenre?"
    >> A lot of books involving Elvis: Art Bourgeau wrote a book set at an Elvis
    >> impersonators convention; he appears in Neil Gamin and Terry Pratchett's
    >> Good
    >> Omens; Gary Panter's Invasion fo the Elvis Zombies graphic novel; there
    >> was an
    >> Elvis-like character named Kid Creole in a DC comic book a long time ago
    >> (blanking on the name); Elvis: The Novel (which I couldn't finish, didn't
    >> get
    >> far at all). There are others, but I can't think of them right now. I once
    >> wrote an article about this, think I've still got a copy buried somewhere.
    >> Mark
    > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]


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