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Re: Whittemore Criticism
Posted by Bill Healy on June 13, 2005, 12:41 pm, in reply to "Re: Whittemore Criticism"
1. We know about spam. You're doing a great job.|
2. There was a surfeit of avant-garde writing. Much of it came from Disch. Would piss anybody off.
3. Really looking forward to the new material.
: Sorry about the spam - beyond my control. In
: fact when I apprehensively opened the link
: from my mail today I expected more of the
: same. I was even considering updating the
: security of this message board and requiring
: everyone to have a password and login. I
: applied a filter whereby the subject line
: cannot be changed, which - fingers crossed -
: may deter the dreaded spammers.
: I thought Disch's review pretty silly
: myself. Perhaps, at the time of writing
: there was a surfeit of avante guarde writing
: and it pissed him off.
: On other news, I have been contacted by
: Helen Bar Lev, the woman with whom
: Whittemore lived whilst he was in Jerusalem.
: We've been having an interesting
: communication on the type of person he was.
: She has sent me some poems she wrote about
: him and will also contribute some sketches
: and paintings of the man as well. Look to
: see them soon. The poems provide some
: insight into Whittemore,the person.