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The H.P. Lovecraft Archive is a very large site, with hundreds of individual pages. This page will keep you up-to-date on recent changes to the site.

7 October 2014: Created pages for Lovecraft and a World in Transition: Collected Essays on H.P. Lovecraft by S.T. Joshi and Sex and the Cthulhu Mythos by Bobby Derie, and listed the contents of the latest issue of Lovecraft Annual, all published by Hippocampus Press.
30 August 2014: Created a page for The New Annotated H.P. Lovecraft, edited with a Foreword and Notes by Leslie S. Klinger (Liveright).
20 August 2014: Happy Birthday to H.P. Lovecraft! The NecronomiCon took place in Providence a year ago so today we’re releasing our NecronomiCon Providence 2013 summary page. It includes links to articles, videos, and audio so you can re-live it all over again!
1 August 2014: Created pages for the first three volumes in PS Publishing’s “Lovecraft Illustrated” series, The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath, The Dreams in the Witch House, and The Dunwich Horror.
15 March 2014: We honor the memory of H.P. Lovecraft who passed away on this date 77 years ago. Today, we’re releasing a comprehensive bibliographic database of Crypt of Cthulhu, Robert M. Price’s landmark fanzine. The database includes records for 108 issues, nearly 600 people, and over 3,000 articles, letters, reviews, stories, poems, and illustrations. If you’re trying to find something amongst all your issues, this database will help you locate it!
12 February 2014: Created a page for Hippocampus Press’ H.P. Lovecraft: Letters to Elizabeth Toldridge & Anne Tillery Renshaw, edited by David E. Schultz and S.T. Joshi.
5 December 2013: In memory of my beloved cat, Cairo (2002–2013), who passed away yesterday, I am posting two of Lovecraft’s elegiac feline poems, “[Little Sam Perkins]” and “Sir Thomas Tryout”.
26 November 2013: Created pages for The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories (deluxe edition) (Penguin USA), The Thing on the Doorstep and Other Weird Stories (hardcover edition) (Penguin USA), The Complete Cthulhu Mythos Tales (Fall River Press), and The Lovecraft Library, Volume 2: The Call of Cthulhu and Other Mythos Tales (IDW Publishing).
19 November 2013: Created pages for the five books in the Creation Oneiros “Tomb of Lovecraft” series: The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath and Other Oneiric Works, At the Mountains of Madness and Other Works of “Science Fiction”, Crawling Chaos – Selected Weird Fiction, Volume One: 1917–1927, and Crawling Chaos – Selected Weird Fiction, Volume Two: 1928–1935.
9 September 2013: Created a page for New Critical Essays on H.P. Lovecraft edited by David Simmons (Palgrave Macmillan), updated the Lovecraft Annual page with the contents of the latest issue, and added a link to Brown University’s scans of the complete manuscript of The Case of Charles Dexter Ward.
20 August 2013: Happy Birthday to H. P. Lovecraft! Created pages for The Ancient Track: The Complete Poetical Works of H.P. Lovecraft (second revised edition) edited by S.T. Joshi, H.P. Lovecraft: Art, Artifact, and Reality by Steven J. Mariconda, and H.P. Lovecraft in the Merrimack Valley by David Goudsward, all from Hippocampus Press.
24 July 2013: Created pages for Lovecraft and Influence: His Predecessors and Successors edited by Robert H. Waugh (Scarecrow Press) and H.P. Lovecraft’s Dark Arcadia: The Satire, Symbology and Contradiction by Gavin Callaghan (McFarland & Co.).
13 July 2013: Created a page for The Classic Horror Stories edited by Roger Luckhurst (Oxford University Press) and included links to reviews by S.T. Joshi and Peter Cannon.
23 June 2013: Created a page listing the contents of the published issues of Lovecraft Annual (Hippocampus Press).
14 June 2013: Created a page for Weird Realism: Lovecraft and Philosophy by Graham Harman (Zero Books).
30 April 2013: Created pages for H.P. Lovecraft: Great Tales of Horror (Fall River Press) and The Best of H.P. Lovecraft: Tales That Truly Terrify from the Master of Horror (Prion Books).
5 March 2013: Added bibliographic information about the paperback edition of I Am Providence: The Life and Times of H.P. Lovecraft and the revised editions of The Annotated Supernatural Horror in Literature and Lovecraft’s Library: A Catalogue, all from Hippocampus Press.
19 February 2013: Moved to a new hosting provider which gives us advanced database capabilities for future developments. If you notice any major issues, please Contact Us!
19 October 2012: Created a page for Metro Books’ illustrated biography, H.P. Lovecraft: Nightmare Countries, by S.T. Joshi, available only from Barnes & Noble.
20 August 2012: Happy Birthday to H.P. Lovecraft! Created a new page of “Lovecraft Quotations” and fleshed out the “Lovecraft’s Friends and Acquaintances” page (a thorough overhaul of the very old and incomplete “H.P. Lovecraft’s Correspondents” page).
22 June 2012: Added four items to the “Articles” page, courtesy of R. Alain Everts.
5 May 2012: Completely overhauled and significantly expanded the “Lovecraft Comics” page, quadrupling its contents.
24 April 2012: Created a page for Arcane Wisdom’s Medusa’s Coil and Others: The Annotated Revisions and Collaborations of H.P. Lovecraft, Volume 2, edited, with an introduction and notes by S.T. Joshi.
10 April 2012: Added a “Request for Manuscripts” to the “Writings” section of the site.
4 January 2012: Created a page for Miskatonic River Press’ Dissecting Cthulhu: Essays on the Cthulhu Mythos, edited by S.T. Joshi.
1 January 2012: Consolidated four old pages into one new page about The Cthulhu Mythos.
18 December 2011: Created pages for Hippocampus Press’ H.P. Lovecraft: Letters to James Morton, edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz, and A Monster of Voices: Speaking for H.P. Lovecraft, by Robert H. Waugh.
8 December 2011: Created pages for two new collections of Lovecraft’s fiction, H.P. Lovecraft Goes to the Movies (Fall River) and The Lovecraft Library, Volume 1: Horror Out of Arkham (IDW Publishing).
27 October 2011: Created a page based on a survey of Visitors’ Favorite Stories by Lovecraft.
22 September 2011: Created a page for Arcane Wisdom’s The Crawling Chaos and Others: The Annotated Revisions and Collaborations of H.P. Lovecraft, Volume 1, edited, with an introduction and notes by S.T. Joshi.
20 September 2011: Created a page for Barnes & Noble’s H.P. Lovecraft: The Complete Fiction, a leatherbound edition of H.P. Lovecraft: The Fiction, which has been exhaustively corrected using Martin Andersson’s list of errata.
20 August 2011: Happy Birthday to H. P. Lovecraft! A gallery of all known photographs of Lovecraft can now been seen in our new H.P. Lovecraft Photo Gallery.
10 August 2011: Created a page for The Other Gods and More Unearthly Tales with an introduction by Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock (Barnes & Noble).
8 June 2011: Completely overhauled the Lovecraftian Board and Card Games page, adding 12 games to the list.
14 May 2011: Created a page about August Derleth’s “Posthumous Collaborations” which includes a list of the 16 stories considered as such.
26 January 2011: Created a page for A Weird Writer in Our Midst: Early Criticism of H. P. Lovecraft (Hippocampus Press), edited by S. T. Joshi.
26 October 2010: Created a page for I Am Providence: The Life and Times of H. P. Lovecraft (Hippocampus Press), S.T. Joshi’s updated and expanded version of his earlier H. P. Lovecraft: A Life, which restores 150,000 words to the text.
21 October 2010: Upgraded the site to a new hosting plan to handle increased traffic.
18 October 2010: Created a page for The Case of Charles Dexter Ward (University of Tampa Press), with annotations by S.T. Joshi and photographs by Donovan K. Loucks.
18 August 2010: Moved the “Home” link from the bottom navigation bar to the top navigation bar.
6 August 2010: Modified the Search page so that specific sections of the site may be searched, including the Electronic Texts.
4 August 2010: Integrated a Google Calendar into the Lovecraft Events and Lovecraftian Events pages. If you have an event you’d like added to the calendar, please Contact Us.
25 May 2010: Created a page for Against Religion: The Atheist Writings of H. P. Lovecraft (Sporting Gentlemen Publishers).
28 April 2010: Created a page for The Weird Writings of HP Lovecraft, a two-volume facsimile edition of Lovecraft’s writings as they originally appeared in Weird Tales.
6 April 2010: Added a page for Independent Lovecraft Films, which includes Andrew Leman and Sean Branney’s excellent The Call of Cthulhu.
15 February 2010: Created new pages for Documentaries (including Frank H. Woodward’s Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown) and Radio Broadcasts. Also moved Lovecraftian Plays and Lovecraft Dramatizations to the “Popular Culture” section.
27 January 2010: Created a page for S. T. Joshi’s H. P. Lovecraft: A Comprehensive Bibliography (University of Tampa Press), a massive update of his 1981 H. P. Lovecraft and Lovecraft Criticism: An Annotated Bibliography.
7 January 2010: Added the January 2011 MythosCon to the both the Lovecraft Events (His Study) and Lovecraftian Events (Popular Culture) pages of the site. Also added the H. P. Lovecraft issues of Dark Discoveries and Rue Morgue to the Periodicals page.
2 November 2009: Updated the page for The Lovecraft Forum, which takes place on November 5 this year. For more details, see this announcement.
20 October 2009: The electronic texts of 48 poems, seven essays, four stories, and two letters have now been added to The H. P. Lovecraft Archive, making it the most complete and accurate online repository of Lovecraft’s writings. You may either click through the appropriate categories in the His Writings section, or jump right to the Electronic Texts page to see them all.
18 October 2009: Created a page for At the Mountains of Madness and Other Weird Tales with an introduction by Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock (Barnes & Noble).
5 October 2009: Created a page for A Means to Freedom: The Letters of H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, edited by S.T. Joshi, David E. Schultz, and Rusty Burke, from Hippocampus Press.
20 August 2009: Happy Birthday to H. P. Lovecraft! Nearly all of Lovecraft’s tales can now be read on The H. P. Lovecraft Archive! Just go to the Lovecraft’s Fiction section of the site and click through to the story of your choice to read it online. We’ll also be adding some poems, essays, and letters in the future!
4 June 2009: Created pages for The Unknown Lovecraft by Kenneth W. Faig, Jr. and Classics & Contemporaries: Some Notes on Horror Fiction by S. T. Joshi, both published by Hippocampus Press.
27 May 2009: Created a page for The Call of Cthulhu and Other Dark Tales with an introduction by Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock (Barnes & Noble).
22 January 2009: Made considerable updates and revisions to the Lovecraft Readings and Dramatizations page—and then split it into two pages: Lovecraft Readings and Lovecraft Dramatizations.
26 October 2008: Changed the typography of the entire site and added a wallpaper to the white space on the edges of the pages. If you have any difficulties viewing the new site, please Contact Us.
21 October 2008: Created pages for H. P. Lovecraft: The Fiction with an introduction by S.T. Joshi (Barnes & Noble) and Tour de Lovecraft: The Tales by Kenneth Hite (Atomic Overmind Press).
19 August 2008: Created a page for Essential Solitude: The Letters of H. P. Lovecraft and August Derleth, edited by S.T. Joshi & David E. Schultz, from Hippocampus Press; and added a reference to Lovecraft Annual on the Periodicals page.
22 June 2008: Created pages for O Fortunate Floridian: H. P. Lovecraft’s Letters to R.H. Barlow, edited by S.T. Joshi & David E. Schultz, from University of Tampa Press; Fritz Leiber and H. P. Lovecraft: Writers of the Dark, edited by Ben J.S. Szumskyj and S.T. Joshi, from Wildside Press; and Mosig at Last: A Psychologist Looks at H. P. Lovecraft, by Yōzan Dirk W. Mosig, from Necronomicon Press.
4 December 2007: Added a page for Lovecraft Studies including a searchable index of all issues. Also updated the list of online Articles, including a link to a PDF of Donovan K. Loucks’ “Antique Dreams: Marblehead and Lovecraft’s Kingsport”.
14 May 2007: Created a page for Collected Essays, Volume 5: Philosophy; Autobiography & Miscellany, edited by S.T. Joshi, from Hippocampus Press, and updated the Lovecraft’s Philosophy and Lovecraft’s Autobiographical Works pages accordingly.
15 March 2007: Pulp Uncovered, a festival celebrating the pulp fiction magazines of the early 1900s, begins in Providence, Rhode Island, on the 70th anniversary of Lovecraft’s death.
23 September 2006: Created a page for Lovecraft’s New York Circle: The Kalem Club, 1924–1927 edited by Mara Kirk Hart and S.T. Joshi (Hippocampus Press).
28 June 2006: Created a page for The Monster in the Mirror: Looking for H. P. Lovecraft by Robert H. Waugh (Hippocampus Press).
29 May 2006: Added an entry for Fantasy Flight Games’ “Arkham Horror” to the Lovecraftian Board and Card Games page and for “Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth”, “Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem”, and “Lovecraft Country” to the Lovecraftian Computer and Platform Games page.
30 April 2006: Created pages for Collected Essays, Volume 3: Science and Collected Essays, Volume 4: Travel, edited by S.T. Joshi, both from Hippocampus Press, and updated the Lovecraft’s Scientific Articles and Lovecraft’s Travelogues pages accordingly.
26 March 2006: Created pages for H. P. Lovecraft: Master of Weird Fiction (by William Schoell), The Cult of Alien Gods: H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestrial Pop Culture (by Jason Colavito), H. P. Lovecraft in Popular Culture: The Works and Their Adaptations in Film, Television, Comics, Music and Games (by Don G. Smith), and Shadows of Death (by H. P. Lovecraft, with an introduction by Harlan Ellison).
6 August 2005: Created a page for H. P. Lovecraft: Letters to Rheinhart Kleiner (edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz) from Hippocampus Press.
24 June 2005: Created a page for The Lovecraft Lexicon: A Reader’s Guide to Persons, Places and Things in the Tales of H. P. Lovecraft, by Anthony B. Pearsall.
19 June 2005: Created a page for At the Mountains of Madness: The Definitive Edition, with an introduction by China Miéville.
5 June 2005: Created a page for H. P. Lovecraft: Against the World, Against Life, by Michel Houellebecq, translated from the French by Dorna Khazeni, with an introduction by Stephen King.
15 May 2005: Created a page for Lovecraft Letters Volume 2: Letters from New York, edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz.
7 February 2005: Created a page for H. P. Lovecraft: Tales (edited and with notes by Peter Straub) from The Library of America.
6 November 2004: Updated the page for S.T. Joshi’s H. P. Lovecraft: A Life, including the third printing’s new cover art and back cover text.
12 September 2004: Created a page for The Dreams in the Witch House and Other Weird Stories (edited by S.T. Joshi) from Penguin Books.
22 August 2004: Created pages for Collected Essays, Volume 1: Amateur Journalism and Collected Essays, Volume 2: Literary Criticism, edited by S.T. Joshi, both from Hippocampus Press, and updated the Lovecraft’s Amateur Journalism and Lovecraft’s Literary Criticism pages accordingly. Also added bibliographic information on Hippocampus Press’ paperback edition of An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia.
7 March 2004: Created a page for Primal Sources: Essays on H. P. Lovecraft, by S.T. Joshi.
18 October 2003: Added pages for H. P. Lovecraft: Letters to Alfred Galpin (edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz) and Eyes of the God: The Weird Fiction and Poetry of R.H. Barlow (edited by S.T. Joshi, Douglas A. Anderson, and David E. Schultz), both from Hippocampus Press. Also updated the format of the page for Night Shade Books’ The Ancient Track: The Complete Poetical Works of H. P. Lovecraft (edited by S.T. Joshi).
16 October 2003: Dr. Robert Waugh’s Lovecraft Forum took place at the State University of New York at New Paltz.
5 October 2003: Added a Lovecraft Events page to the “His Study” section.
20 September 2003: Added pages for the following eight books: H. P. Lovecraft: The Decline of the West (by S.T. Joshi), A Subtler Magick: The Writings and Philosophy of H. P. Lovecraft (by S.T. Joshi; third edition), The Horror in the Museum and Other Revisions (by H. P. Lovecraft; 2002 Carroll & Graf edition), A Century Less a Dream: Selected Criticism on H. P. Lovecraft (edited by Scott Connors), Lovecraft at Last (by H. P. Lovecraft and Willis Conover, with a new introduction by S.T. Joshi; Cooper Square Press edition), Lovecraft’s Library: A Catalogue (by S.T. Joshi), Waking Up Screaming: Haunting Tales of Terror (by H. P. Lovecraft), and From the Pest Zone: The New York Stories (by H. P. Lovecraft, edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz).
10 September 2003: S.T. Joshi delivered a lecture at Brown University’s John Hay Library titled Lovecraft’s Letters: A Literary Treasure Trove. Preceding this lecture, Mr. Joshi and Donovan K. Loucks (webmaster of The H. P. Lovecraft Archive), led a walking tour of Lovecraft’s College Hill.
15 March 2003: Created a page for Mysteries of Time and Spirit: The Letters of H. P. Lovecraft and Donald Wandrei, edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz.
14 March 2003: Added several pages providing information about past NecronomiCon conventions.
13 January 2003: Finally added “Dagon” to the Lovecraft Movies page.
20 October 2002: Made significant additions and revisions to the Poetry page based on S.T. Joshi’s “A Chronology of Lovecraft’s Poetry” and added 43 links to William Johns’ The H. P. Lovecraft Library.
19 October 2002: Updated the Algernon Blackwood link on the Favorite Authors page.
19 October 2002: Added 6 links to William Johns’ The H. P. Lovecraft Library from the Literary Criticism, Philosophy, and Autobiographical Works pages.
19 September 2002: Updated the “The Thing in the Moonlight” page to compare the differences between this story and the letter on which it was based.
19 September 2002: Created the What’s New page.
30 June 2002: Updated the link to Brett Rutherford’s “Night Gaunts” on the Lovecraftian Plays page.
20 June 2002: Created a petition to Remove H. P. Lovecraft’s Name from August Derleth’s Books.
18 February 2002: Updated the Search Engines page to make searching multiple sites easier.
7 February 2002: Linked to Jeff Kane’s “Old Burial Hill, Marblehead” page from the Guide to Lovecraftian Sites in Massachusetts page.
23 December 2001: Created a page for The Thing on the Doorstep and Other Weird Stories.
19 December 2001: Added links to Delta Green on the Lovecraftian Role-Playing Games page.
19 December 2001: Added entries for “Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare”, “Arcane”, and “Necronomicon: The Gateway to Beyond” on the Lovecraftian Computer and Platform Games page.
2 November 2001: Created a page for The Annotated Supernatural Horror in Literature, edited and with introduction and commentary by S.T. Joshi.
2 November 2001: Created a page for The Shadow over Innsmouth, edited by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz.
2 November 2001: Created a page for H. P. Lovecraft: A Critical Study, by Donald R. Burleson.
2 November 2001: Created a page for An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia, by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz.
2 November 2001: Created a page for An Index to the Selected Letters of H. P. Lovecraft, by S.T. Joshi.
2 November 2001: Created a page for Lovecraft: Disturbing the Universe, by Donald R. Burleson.
2 November 2001: Created a page for The Shadow Out of Time: The Corrected Text.
2 November 2001: Created a page for The Ancient Track: The Complete Poetical Works of H. P. Lovecraft.
2 November 2001: Created a page for A Dreamer and a Visionary: H. P. Lovecraft in His Time, by S.T. Joshi.
2 November 2001: Linked to R.D. Mullen’s review of L. Sprague de Camp’s H. P. Lovecraft: A Biography.
30 October 2001: Created a page for The Gentleman from Angell Street: Memories of H. P. Lovecraft.
30 October 2001: Created a page for An Index to the Fiction and Poetry of H. P. Lovecraft, by S.T. Joshi.
2 October 2001: Linked to several online biographies on the A Brief Biography page.
18 November 2000: Created a page for Lord of a Visible World: An Autobiography in Letters, by S.T. Joshi and David E. Schultz.
18 November 2000: Created a page for The Dream Quest of H. P. Lovecraft, by Darrell Schweitzer.
 
 
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