RE: [mythsoc] A Senior Moment?
- Thank you, David. The only thing is, I never read those letters, so now
I'm wondering where I heard about the conversation. Oh well. Thanks
From: David Bratman [mailto:dbratman@...]
Sent: Wednesday, September 29, 2004 6:08 PM
Subject: Re: [mythsoc] A Senior Moment?
My offhand recollection is that Lewis only vaguely alludes to Tolkien's
role in his conversion in _Surprised by Joy_, saying that Tolkien and
Dyson were among the Christians whom he befriended at Oxford in the
1920s. His detailed account of the conversation on Christianity and
myth comes in a couple of letters he wrote soon afterwards to Arthur