Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [mythsoc] Jane Chance

Expand Messages
  • Jason Fisher
    ... Here s her web page at Rice (her email is at the bottom): http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~jchance/ PS. By the way, ever hear of Google? ;-)
    Message 1 of 57 , Oct 2, 2006
    View Source
    • 0 Attachment
      > I'd like to contact Jane Chance about her Tolkien the Medievalist,
      > which I might review. Does anyone know how to reach her?

      Here's her web page at Rice (her email is at the bottom):
      http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~jchance/

      PS. By the way, ever hear of Google? ;-)
    • Diane Joy Baker
      Well said; I ve little love for PoMo. Off topic, anyway, and I prefer to discuss lit crit and literature I *like.* ---djb ... From: Jason Fisher To:
      Message 57 of 57 , Dec 4, 2006
      View Source
      • 0 Attachment
        Well said; I've little love for PoMo. Off topic, anyway, and I prefer to discuss lit crit and literature I *like.* ---djb

        ----- Original Message -----
        From: Jason Fisher
        To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com
        Sent: Friday, December 01, 2006 11:57 AM
        Subject: [mythsoc] Re: J. Chance / Tolkien Encyclopedia


        --- William Cloud Hicklin wrote:
        > The basic procedure for PoMo critical analysis:
        >
        > Step 1) Find something in the text which might be vaguely
        > political
        > Step 2) Construct thereon a "political viewpoint" for the work
        > Step 3) Attack the author's politics
        >
        > Extra credit if the politics marginalize a recognized victim
        > group.
        >
        > Double extra credit if the "political viewpoint" is wildly
        > anachronistic.

        LOL, nicely done. I smell a new Foucault/Derrida drinking game in the offing. :)

        (This is verging on going off-topic, if it hasn't already, but I had to comment.)

        [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]






        ------------------------------------------------------------------------------


        No virus found in this incoming message.
        Checked by AVG Free Edition.
        Version: 7.1.409 / Virus Database: 268.15.6/568 - Release Date: 12/4/2006


        [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.