The Author is Dead was re Jane Austen was a load of re that I snipped off
ven at vvcrane.fsnet.co.uk
Sun Jun 24 21:38:57 EDT 2001
> Or you (Ven) could come study Literature in the Open University. :)
> Just to make a hugely rash assumption about character based on your
> writings here, I think you might enjoy it just as much as I am. It
> may be outmoded, quite possibly we're not even learning literary
> criticism at all, but I'm not worried. We're studying literature,
> it's fascinating, I'm learning a lot, so it works for me. (It helps
> that our tutor is great - just last month she said that Byron was
> most likely a pig. ;))
Thanks Hallie, I think I would enjoy it, but I rather think I'm done
with academia for the moment. Currently I'm enjoying discussing
literature on this list and others, but I do think its about time I
actually started doing it again...................
"Any reader has the right to say of any text: "But I didn't think it was that good."
Samuel R Delany
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