Re: RARA-AVIS: Tim Willocks

From: George Upper (
Date: 31 Aug 2001

--- Juri Nummelin <> wrote:
> This is pure nonsense. Chandler was born in the US,
> raised in England,
> but lived and wrote his books in the US.
> But remember that when Andrew Harris made his canon
> about the American
> film directors, he included Sergei Eisenstein, Luis
> Bu񵄬 and such.
> This seems to happen all the time.

At least one reason for this kind of thing has to do with canonical arguments. T.S. Eliot, for example, gets taught in just about every undergrad American lit course AND every British lit course. Is the reviewer a professor, does anyone know? Perhaps he's just justifying his syllabus.


===== George C. Upper III, Editor The Lightning Bell Poetry Journal

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