PulpFest, "the summer's leading pulp convention," begins this evening, Thursday, August 7, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus, Ohio. The official schedule of events opens with a presentation by author Laurie Powers on her grandfather, the prolific pulp author Paul Powers, at the Thompson Library at Ohio State University. One of the most notable events for fans of Weird Tales will be the auction of books, manuscripts, letters, and other items from the estate of Everil Worrell (1893-1969), to take place on Saturday, August 9. PulpFest continues all weekend, from today through Sunday, August 10. To find out more, see the website of PulpFest, here.