PULP FICTION: fiction dealing with lurid or sensational subjects

pulp fiction

The definitions of pulp fiction say that the term comes from the rough, cheap paper used to print the hand-sized books from the 40’s and 50’s.   But I think the term is broader than that.   It reflects the rough, cheap writing that was used in the bottom-of-the-barrel plots that were included in the books.   Oh, […]