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by Phil Nichols
Mon Jan 04, 2010 12:01 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2010
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Views: 9006

Anthology appearance forthcoming

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100401.htm I just received this, and thought it might be of interest: ----------------------- Announcing The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction The editors of Science Fiction Studies are pleased and proud to announce the imminent publication of a project we have ...
by Phil Nichols
Mon Dec 28, 2009 12:32 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Termite Terrace

Name: Phil Nichols
Source: unca20100401.htm
Doctor Zombie, Termite Terrace: supposedly a screenplay by Charlie Haas, once due to be directed by Joe Dante. That's all I know about it.
by Phil Nichols
Sun Dec 27, 2009 1:46 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Chuck and Friz and Fritz

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100401.htm Rob: no argument from me regarding Freleng! Chuck Jones was that rarety, though: an intellectual animator. Steve (re Fritz Weaver): I think you have answered your own question. Weaver's face was known, but not necessarily his name. Hence the credit that a...
by Phil Nichols
Sat Dec 26, 2009 12:19 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Rob - Daffy and Bugs

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100401.htm Rob, that's a solid analysis of Daffy and Bugs. For more on that (and similar on Wile E. and the Roadrunner), check out the late Chuck Jones' excellent book WHAT'S UP, CHUCK? Chuck was a great philosopher, and understood his characters as a great novelist...
by Phil Nichols
Wed Dec 16, 2009 2:17 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Barney

Name: Phil Nichols
Source: unca20100401.htm
Hey Barney, your weblink DOES work, now, even for me. Must have been some temporary issue exclusive to this crazy machine in front of me. Thanks.

- Phil

by Phil Nichols
Wed Dec 16, 2009 2:17 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Barney

Name: Phil Nichols
Source: unca20100219.htm
Hey Barney, your weblink DOES work, now, even for me. Must have been some temporary issue exclusive to this crazy machine in front of me. Thanks.

- Phil

by Phil Nichols
Tue Dec 15, 2009 12:39 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Barney Dannelke

Name: Phil Nichols
Source: unca20100401.htm
Barney, your weblink (http://open.salon.com/blog/dannelke/200 ... as_anywhen) doesn't work - not for me, anyhow.

Nothing piques the curiosity like a link that doesn't work!
- Phil


by Phil Nichols
Tue Dec 15, 2009 12:39 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

Barney Dannelke

Name: Phil Nichols
Source: unca20100219.htm
Barney, your weblink (http://open.salon.com/blog/dannelke/200 ... as_anywhen) doesn't work - not for me, anyhow.

Nothing piques the curiosity like a link that doesn't work!
- Phil


by Phil Nichols
Wed Dec 02, 2009 2:09 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

RIP: Robert Holdstock

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100401.htm I have just read that the British fantasist Robert Holdstock has died, at a mere 61 years of age. I regret I have never got round to reading Mythago Wood, which is considered to be his masterwork. Information here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/booksblo...
by Phil Nichols
Wed Dec 02, 2009 2:09 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 18667

RIP: Robert Holdstock

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100219.htm I have just read that the British fantasist Robert Holdstock has died, at a mere 61 years of age. I regret I have never got round to reading Mythago Wood, which is considered to be his masterwork. Information here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/booksblo...
by Phil Nichols
Fri Nov 27, 2009 5:34 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 15983

Harlan (the place) and Susan (the typo)

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100401.htm DTS, that page about Harlan (the place) gave me some chuckles. I was particularly amused by this sentence: "Harlan has many unique features, including the 51 miles of fiber optic backbone to provide high speed communications throughout the community." I w...
by Phil Nichols
Fri Nov 27, 2009 5:34 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 15983

Harlan (the place) and Susan (the typo)

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100219.htm DTS, that page about Harlan (the place) gave me some chuckles. I was particularly amused by this sentence: "Harlan has many unique features, including the 51 miles of fiber optic backbone to provide high speed communications throughout the community." I w...
by Phil Nichols
Sat Nov 21, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 15983

Ellison mention in Science Fiction Studies

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100401.htm The November 2009 issue of Science Fiction Studies (an academic journal out of DePauw University) contains a six-page piece entitled "Soft-core's Halcyon Days: a Longish Note on Vintage Sleaze and SF" by Michael Hemmingson. It discusses Harlan, Donald Wes...
by Phil Nichols
Sat Nov 21, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 15983

Ellison mention in Science Fiction Studies

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100219.htm The November 2009 issue of Science Fiction Studies (an academic journal out of DePauw University) contains a six-page piece entitled "Soft-core's Halcyon Days: a Longish Note on Vintage Sleaze and SF" by Michael Hemmingson. It discusses Harlan, Donald Wes...
by Phil Nichols
Sat Nov 21, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 15983

Ellison mention in Science Fiction Studies

Name: Phil Nichols Source: unca20100219.htm The November 2009 issue of Science Fiction Studies (an academic journal out of DePauw University) contains a six-page piece entitled "Soft-core's Halcyon Days: a Longish Note on Vintage Sleaze and SF" by Michael Hemmingson. It discusses Harlan, Donald Wes...

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