C.J. Henderson was gracious enough to set aside some time for an interview with SpaceWesterns.com while at Lunacon 50. — ed. N.E. Lilly
C.J. Henderson is the author of the Encyclopedia of Science Fiction Movies as well as a popular short story author. He is known for the Jack Hagee private detective series, the Teddy London supernatural detective series, as the current writer of the Kolchak: The Nightstalker graphic novels, and for his Cthulhu mythos stories. At the request of Bruce Gehweiler they began to work on a series Space Western stories (which appear here, on SpaceWesterns.com).
You can discover even more about C.J. Henderson and his work at www.cjhenderson.com.
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- (0:00) Introduction by N.E. Lilly
- (0:35) How did you get into Science Fiction writing?
- (1:14) What was your first introduction to Space Westerns?
- (2:02) What do you think makes a Space Western?
- (3:29) WHat do you think the attraction is to Space Westerns?
- (5:28) How did you get involved with the Byanntia series?
- (6:47) Where do you think the Byanntia series is going?
- (8:44) Can you let me in on any exclusive information, unknown insights, or trade secrets?
- (10:33) What can we expect to see from you in the near future?
N.E. Lilly is the editor of SpaceWesterns.com. When he isn’t reading submissions or indulging his love of the Space Western sub-genre, he’s developing websites for Science Fiction professionals and organizations through GreenTentacles.
C.J. Henderson is the creator of the Jack Hagee hardboiled PI series and the Teddy London supernatural detective series as well as the author of the Encyclopedia of Science Fiction Movies, Black Sabbath: the Ozzy Osborne Years, and far too many others to mention here. He has written over 50 books and novels, hundreds of short stories and comics, thousands of non-fiction pieces and welcomes all your comments at www.cjhenderson.com.