Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 14, No. 68.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2000 07:37:16 +0100
From: Willard McCarty <Willard.McCarty@kcl.ac.uk>
Subject: Dale Mullen manuscripts: qualified linguist?
[The following was kindly sent to Humanist by a reader who commented that,
"The appended posting seeks a very unique background and set of talents,
including a huge amount of literary sophistication - which seemed to me
likely to be found on your list more than any other list I know of." High
praise, for which we can justly feel proud -- for a few seconds, then go
back to work earning the reputation! --WM
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> Subject: expert linguist needed
> _Science Fiction Studies_ is in the process of publishing a
> manuscripts found among the papers of its late founding editor,
> Mullen. One of these is an article, written some time ago, on
> Hoban's novel _Riddley Walker_. The article makes a detailed
> study of the alternative language system in the novel, and we are
> seeking a
> qualified linguist who can vet the manuscript for publication.
> would prefer someone who also knows Hoban's text fairly well.
> who had been the resident linguistic expert on our editorial
> board for some
> time, has recently retired, and so cannot help us.
> If you think you are qualified for this assignment or know
> might be, please contact the editor in charge of the
> McGuirk, at <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
> Thanks very much!
> Rob Latham
> Co-Editor, Review Editor
> SCIENCE FICTION STUDIES
> English Department, 308 EPB
> University of Iowa
> Iowa City, IA 52242
> Ph: (319) 335-0465
> Fax: (319) 335-2535
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