Re: RARA-AVIS: You gotta love it.

From: Etienne Borgers (
Date: 24 Aug 2002


Waaw, academic articles!!! A connoisseur delight... Especially those belonging to the category 'scientific pretense'.

The author will examine the "Digital/Anal consciousness" in Chandler's work, in his next delivery. I can barely wait! But I still wonder: what will he be counting in that one?

E.Borgers Hard-Boiled Mysteries

At 14:47 24-08-02 GMT, you wrote:
>Here's a message I got from a friend of mine who's been
>doing a little reading in academic journals. I don't think
>I'd want to read the article, but I really like knowing it
>Bill Crider
>>>>>I hit bottom this morning with an article on the
>"Digital/Oral Consciousness" in Chandler's fiction. [The
>writer] counted the number of times "thumb" turned up in
>Chandler, as well as finger, hand, mouth, and a couple of
>other related images, and wrote on the subject which "no
>critic has yet seriously treated." I doubt that it's been
>treated at all.<<<<

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