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CHAT!: Tao Te Ching (was Re: (OT) Morality (was: Re: aesthetic

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 18, 2002, 11:19
J Y S Czhang scripsit:

> Who is Grandmother Little Bear Woman? She a Native American wise-woman?
Ursula [bear+DIMINUTIVE+FEM in Latin] Kroeber [as in A.L., her father, man of knowledge on the Indians of California] Le Guin, well-known sf and fantasy writer, and Englisher of the Tao Te Ching. She wrote (with the assistance of Paul Seaton, a scholar of Old Chinese) the version I quoted in my previous post.
> ::tickled pink to hear such words of cultural praise > from a person from a somewhat different-but-possibly-"linked" culture::
We all come from different-but-possibly-linked cultures, eh?
> Laurens Van Der Post, _Flamingo Feather_
Ah yes, that cultural monument of AfrikHaner civilization.... -- John Cowan <jcowan@...> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_