Category Archives: books

“Read a Damn Book – 001: Scientific Progress Goes ‘Boink'”

New feature here at the P.E.W., and like most changes, this one was born from tragedy. As long-time readers know, I had a series of reading lists posted on this site covering the materials I’ve been reading over the last … Continue reading

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“Once Upon a Time in Henpeck” by Richard F. Yates

A long time ago (back in 2013), we put out a book, which contained the first 111 posts from The Primitive Entertainment Workshop. It’s a fancy book with full color pictures, and it costs a LOT, but it’s our book. … Continue reading

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“The Adventures of Richard F. Yates: Reader – Episode 12!” by Richard F. Yates

Reading List 12: (3 Mar. ’16) Although I just read it in December, I reread Michael Kupperman’s SNAKE ‘N’ BACON’S CARTOON CABARET, again. I can’t get enough of the surreal, meta-textual, hilarious, horrible comics in that collection, and I keep … Continue reading

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“The Continuing Adventures of Richard F. Yates: Reader (Episode 11)” by Richard F. Yates

Well, I suppose it’s that time once again, where I share my influences and recent enjoyments. As any regular viewer of the Workshop might know, I’m a bit of a horror fan, so most of my reading falls into that … Continue reading

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“The Adventures of Richard F. Yates, Reader: Episode 10!!!” by Richard F. Yates

Once again, it’s time to share all the junk I’ve been reading with all you humans. The reason I keep doing this is, partially, because people always ask me where I get my ideas—I steal them from stories like these—and … Continue reading

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“The Adventures of Richard F. Yates, Reader: Episode 9!!!” by Richard F. Yates

Seems like a smaller list than the last few, but there are some pretty LARGE books down there. (4 May 2015) Finished rereading Hans Richter’s DADA – ART AND ANTI-ART. I love Dada (if that isn’t obvious) and I consider … Continue reading

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“The Continuing Adventures of Richard F. Yates: READER! Episode 8!” by Richard F. Yates

Below, you will find a chilling documentation of the last four months worth of my reading habits. (Not for the faint of heart or those easily offended!) What isn’t included in the list are books that I am still working … Continue reading

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