[percy-l] postmodernism (fwd)
David Alan Beck
dabeck at iupui.edu
Fri Dec 6 16:38:18 EST 2002
I, for one, would like to hear/read a synopsis of both books. The
postmodern book is in my shopping cart at amazon. I haven't checked on
your new book. Can you give us a nutshell version of both?
On Fri, 6 Dec 2002 PALawler at aol.com wrote:
> Dear Mr. Beck and the others,
> I don't check my aol that often so I just discovered your message. Thanks for plugging my POSTMODERNISM, which has 2
> long chapters on Percy--including on THE THANATOS SYNDROME. But not only that! My new ALIENS IN AMERICA: THE STRANGE TRUTH ABOUT OUR SOULS has a chapter on Percy and Carl Sagan and another on Percy, Tocqueville, William Alexander Percy on aristocracy and democracy in America. If anyone wants to discuss any of this, I would be glad to respond.
> Please excuse this shameless self-promotion.
> Peter Lawler
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