> Wendell Wagner
Wendell, thank you, that was interesting, and somewhat encouraging.
> Message: 2
> Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2001 08:34:56 -0700
> From: "David S. Bratman" <dbratman@...>
> Subject: Re: Tolkien versus the lit crits
> narrow. And so it is with Tolkien: definitions of 20th century literature
> which restrict it to, say, psychological realism and similar genres - these
> definitions willfully ignore the deep significance of fantasy to the 20th
> century. And that significance bothers some people.
You say it better than I! Thank you.
> Message: 5
> Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2001 19:53:50 -0500
> From: Joan Marie Verba <verba001@...>
> Subject: Hobbit name
> Mary Kay Kare wrote:
> > Or your hobbit name
> > http://www.chriswetherell.com/hobbit/default.asp
> I got Myrtle Bolger....
I got something like Mungo Sandybanks, but I don't know -how- they are
> Message: 8
> Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2001 09:21:31 -0500
> From: Juliet Blosser <juliet@...>
> Subject: Re: Hobbit name
> In case you're curious, the page suggests "Autumn Hardbottle" for
> your name.
For some reason that name makes me think of hard cider :-)
"It is true that if you tell me what you read, I can tell
you who you are. But I will know you better if you tell
me what you re-read." -- Francois Mauriac