Mark Twain-Jack London Panel at the 2018 Jack London Society Symposium CFP

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The organizers of the 14th Biennial Jack London Society Symposium (October 11–14, 2018, The University of Nevada, Las Vegas) invite paper proposals for a special panel focusing on Mark Twain and Jack London. The… Continue reading

Jack London in the News: “What Jack London learned about North Korea and War” by Stephanie Taylor

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What Jack London learned about North Korea and War BY STEPHANIE TAYLOR Jack London, the iconic California writer, was born in Oakland in 1876. His history is part of my family lore; London… Continue reading

Jack London Exhibition at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (1/20–4/15) and a Conversation with Sue Hodson on January 21, at 2:00 PM

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  Jack London Exhibition Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (1/20–4/15) and a Conversation with Sue Hodson on January 21, at 2:00 PM An Eye for Adventure: Photographs by Jack London January 20, 2018… Continue reading

Recent Queries to the JLS Site

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Here are some recent Queries and Announcements posted to the comments on pages at the JLS site. You can post responses to these queries below or on the pages where they appear.  Contact… Continue reading

Jack London Society Call for Papers: American Literature Association 29th Annual Conference May 24-27, 2018 San Francisco, CA

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Paper submissions are invited for the Jack London Society (https://jacklondonsociety.org/) panel at the American Literature Association 29th Annual Conference, May 24-27, 2018, Hyatt Regency, 5 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA. Papers may address any aspect… Continue reading

Soul of California Podcast interview with Earle Labor

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Below are two links to the latest Soul of California podcast with Jack London biographer Earle Labor, available for free: http://thesoulofcalifornia.libsyn.com or https://itunes.apple.com/de/podcast/the-soul-of-california/id1012858394?l=en I would be grateful if you could share this around… Continue reading

California fires

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Jay Williams, Iris Jamahl Dunkle, Jonah Raskin, Rudy & Joe, Tarnel Abbott, and others have been reporting to the Jack London listserv about the terrible fires in Santa Rosa and Glen Ellen. I… Continue reading

Sara S. “Sue” Hodson, Curator of Literary Manuscripts and Jack London scholar, retires from The Huntington

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If you were to ask Sue Hodson, who is retiring today, about her favorite Huntington memories, she might tell you about the repartee that was exchanged by the panel of political cartoonists convened in… Continue reading

The Documentary Jack London: American Original opens on September 25, 2017

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  Leemmle Theaters will be screening the documentary Jack London: American Original this September. For more information and to watch the trailer for the documentary visit the Leemmle Theaters website at https://www.laemmle.com/films/42615. Ben Goldstein will be… Continue reading

The exhibit Jack London dans les mers du Sud (Jack London in the South Seas) will run from September 8, 2017 to January 7, 2018 at the Centre de la Vieille Charite in Marseille, France.

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The exhibit Jack London dans les mers du Sud (Jack London in the South Seas) will run from September 8, 2017 to January 7, 2018 at the Centre de la Vieille Charite in… Continue reading