New Film Adaptation of “To Build a Fire”

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  Jack London’s To Build a Fire was shot in five days in the Austrian Alps in the winter of 2014. The film is not only a tribute to Jack London’s famous short… Continue reading

The 47th annual Jack London Foundation Birthday Banquet, by Rudy Ciuca

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Alison Manchester and the Sonoma Valley High School “Wolf Club” The 47th annual Jack London Foundation Birthday Banquet was held on January 14, 2017 at Ramekins Inn in Sonoma, California. It was well… Continue reading

Rededication of the Jack London Oak Tree in Frank Ogawa Plaza

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When —- Saturday, January 28 at 11 :00 a.m. What —- Unveiling new plaque honoring the author, adventurer and social justice advocate Jack London Where —- Near the live oak tree in Ogawa… Continue reading

Did you know there’s a Category Cloud for this site?

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All the posts on this site have been put into categories. You can see the categories in our Category Cloud on any page except the first page. Click on any entry, and you’ll… Continue reading

Jack London in the News: Coeur d’Alene’s Marlo Faulkner spotlights novelist Jack London and his soulmate in new manuscript

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“Coeur d’Alene’s Marlo Faulkner spotlights novelist Jack London and his soulmate in new manuscript” by Dave Oliveria Someday, Coeur d’Alene native Marlo Faulkner plans to write a book about Coeur d’Alene in the… Continue reading

When Jack London Hit the High Seas

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Because there’s more to Jack London than dogs and snow. http://www.ozy.com/flashback/when-jack-london-hit-the-high-seas/61563

ALA 2017 Call for Papers

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Call for Papers Jack London Society https://jacklondonsociety.org/   American Literature Association 28th Annual Conference May 25-28, 2017 Boston, MA Paper submissions are invited for the Jack London Society (https://jacklondonsociety.org/) panel at the American… Continue reading

Astral Travels with Jack London

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On the centenary of Jack London’s death, Benjamin Breen looks at the writer’s last book to be published in his lifetime, The Star Rover — a strange tale about solitary confinement and interstellar… Continue reading

JL in the News: The Short, Frantic, Rags-to-Riches Life of Jack London by Kenneth Brandt (Smithsonian Magazine)

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The Short, Frantic, Rags-to-Riches Life of Jack London London, who died a century ago, was a rough and tumble troublemaker with a prolific pen Portrait of Jack London by Arnold Genthe (Library of… Continue reading

JL in the News: Jack London, a century on

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http://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/public/jack-london-century/ Jack London, a century on Yesterday, as Dennis Duncan has noted, was the seventieth anniversary of a controversial book – J’irai cracher sur vos tombes (I Shall Spit on Your Graves) by… Continue reading