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.
- (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?
Other works by N.E. Lilly
- Is Firefly “Out of Gas”? (Dec 12, 2022)
- The Emancipation of Bat Durston, or, “I’m from Iowa, I only work in Outer-space” (Dec 5, 2022)
- Interview with Phil Foglio (Nov 8, 2009)
- 10 Most Influential Space Westerns (Oct 25, 2009)
- Space Western Most Wanted (Jan 25, 2009)
- more by N.E. Lilly
- The Hardest Glory—Part 2 by C.J. Henderson (Oct 21, 2007)
- The Hardest Glory—Part 1 by C.J. Henderson (Oct 14, 2007)
- They Were the Wind by C.J. Henderson (Aug 12, 2007)
- Young as the Mountains by C.J. Henderson (Jul 15, 2007)
- Time of the Gr’nar—Part II by C.J. Henderson (Jun 24, 2007)
- Time of the Gr’nar—Part I by C.J. Henderson (Jun 17, 2007)