Festival Internazionale
di Letteratura a Venezia
25 28 May 2022

Joe R. Lansdale

Joe R. Lansdale was born in Gladewater, Texas in 1951. He wrote more than 20 novels and hundreds of short stories. Lansdale is considered one of the most brilliant authors of contemporary crime fiction. Among his most famous works are “A Fine Dark Line”, “Sunset and Sawdust”, “Edge of Dark Water”, “The Thicket”, “Paradise Sky”, “Fender Lizards”, “The Boar”, “The Bottoms”, “More Better Deals”, “Cold in July” and, from the series of Hap and Leonard, “Savage Season”, “Mucho Mojo”, “Two-Bear Mambo”, “Bad Chili”, “Rumble Tumble”, “Captains Outrageous”, “Honky Tonk Samurai”, “Rusty Puppy”, “Jackrabbit Smile”, “Hap & Leonard. Blood and Lemonade”, “Vanilla Ride”, “The Elephant of Surprise”, “Devil Red”, “Of Mice and Minestrone: Hap and Leonard The Early Years” and “Moon Lake”.