Re: Wilkins' philosophical language in the news
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, July 1, 2003, 12:50|
En réponse à Tim May :
>Stephenson? He's alright. I think I may have read all his books
>now. Mostly science fiction. His last one, _Cryptonomicon_, seems to
>be related to the new one - some of the characters seem to have the
>same names, but _Cryptonomicon_ was set in WWII and the present day.
>He's known for not being much good at writing endings. I don't know
>that I'd compare him to Eco, but then I've only read _Foucalt's
Me too. But the setting of the website presenting his new book and the
texts made me think precisely of Foucault's Pendulum :) .
Thanks for the links! This last one was especially great!
And thanks for the link to the other article, and thanks to Jake for
finding the website with the book GIFs :)) . I'll make sure to bookmark it :) .
You need a straight mind to invent a twisted conlang.