RARA-AVIS: "noir"

From: Jiro Kimura ( jkimura@nsknet.or.jp)
Date: 28 Apr 2002

Bill Crider wrote:
>William Safire's column on language is in the Houston
>Chronicle on Sundays. I don't know when it appears in other
>papers. This week there's a bit of discussion of "noir"
>that some of you might be interested in.

William Safire writes a weekly column on language for The New York Times Magazine, and you can read it online at:
< http://www.nytimes.com/2002/04/28/magazine/28ONLANGUAGE.html>

Safire has written a couple of thrillers. I used to read his language columns religiously, but recently I stopped because of his ...well, the reasons have nothing to do with any hardboiled/noir discussion.

Jiro Kimura

Jiro Kimura
Kanazawa JAPAN
e-mail: jkimura@nsknet.or.jp
The Gumshoe Site: <www.nsknet.or.jp/~jkimura/>
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