Cormac McCarthy is not dead, but anyone who’s been online in the past day or happened to follow the USA Today‘s Twitter feed might have believed that the legendary American author had passed away. The Pulitzer Award winner was the victim of a death hoax that originated from an unverified Twitter account, claiming that the... Show More Summary
Major news outlets were fooled into thinking Cormac McCarthy had died on Tuesdaythe result of a pranksters mischief and rush to publish.
Cormac McCarthy is not dead. But if you checked Twitter on Tuesday morning, you might have thought he was. An account claiming to be affiliated with publisher Alfred A. Knopf reported that legendary novelist Cormac McCarthy, author of "The Road" and "No Country for Old Men," had died. If you were...
Pulitizer Prize winning author Cormac McCarthy, who wrote the novels No Country for Old Men, All the Pretty Horses and The Road, has not died today. He is 82 years old. McCarthy, who did not have a stroke as reported...
USA Today is frantically walking things back after erroneously reporting the death of one of America's most esteemed novelists and playwrights.
Like the brook trout standing in the amber current of the mountains, or the cold grey light that announces morning in the West, Cormac McCarthy is still alive. Thanks to a hoax tweet that was picked up by author Joyce Carol Oates and many media outlets, news of the acclaimed author's death ... More »
There’s no need to envision a post-apocalyptic world without “The Road” author Cormac McCarthy.
The internet wants you to believe that legendary novelist Cormac McCarthy has died. The internet, as usual, is wrong. The confusion began Tuesday morning when Alfred E. Knopf—the Pulitzer prize winning author's publisher—appeared to tweet that 82-year-old McCarthy had died "for stroke." URGENT. Show More Summary
Celebrity death reporting on the internet can be tricky. USA Today learned that lesson the hard way on Tuesday. The newspaper tweeted out that Pulitzer Prize-winning author Cormac McCarthy had died, only to quickly learn that it hadShow More Summary
Leave Cormac alone.
The origin myth of the taquero is often embedded in a street scene, maybe from a Cormac McCarthy border town, or a home kitchen somewhere in Sonora or Michoacán or East L.A., tortillas made by mothers and grandmothers, meat on a fire. Not on a Mormon mission in the Pacific Northwest. Yet that’s...
This weekend’s mixtape comes courtesy of Giallo Disco’s mysterious superstar producer Ketsueki Sakuru! His recent Blood Meridian EP was an appealing piece of nastiness contrived as a homage to Cormac McCarthy’s epic 1985 Western. However, it moves with a cyborg swagger that reminds more of some anime remake of Westworld – all glitchy, synthy grit and […]
Because we'll never get a book-to-movie on this one, Cormac McCarthy's 'Blood Meridian' versus Ben Nichols' 'The Last Pale Light In The West.' Column by Peter Derk With the recent news that a Blood Meridian movie is NOT in the works,...Show More Summary
James Franco's attempt to adapt Cormac McCarthy's novel Blood Meridian has been scuppered, and the reason sounds a little silly. While James Franco, who was due to both co-star and direct in the film, had already assembled an all-star...Show More Summary
James Franco is gathering some impressive talent, including Russell Crowe, Tye Sheridan and Vincent D'Onofrio to finally bring Cormac McCarthy's violent western Blood Meridian to the big screen! Read the full article on AICN UPDATE: As quickly as this story appeared it disappeared. Show More Summary
UPDATE, Thursday, 1:57 AM: The mooted Russell Crowe-James Franco collaboration on Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian has been shelved, mere moments after details of it first became public after it emerged that the filmmakers had not yet...Show More Summary
Colm Toibin says Ian McGuire’s riveting novel about the voyage of a whaling ship recalls the work of Joseph Conrad and Cormac McCarthy.
Ian McGuire’s riveting novel about the voyage of a whaling ship feels like the result of an encounter between Joseph Conrad and Cormac McCarthy.
The dunk tank bellowed with flame and pushed and howled at another throw as the occupant flirted with immolation. Read more on MAKE The post The Fury Road: A Cormac McCarthy Fan Fiction appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
On Cormac McCarthy, Flannery O’Connor, and what 'The Revenant' misses on purpose. The plot of Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s The Revenant is pretty straightforward: travelers lose their way, complications arise, and Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio)...Show More Summary