(urth) Typhon's concessions
marcaramini at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 10:41:30 PDT 2018
With a few notable exceptions he ignores my questions on his work,
honestly. But he won’t misdirect me as I feel some interview questions
really border on.
On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, Marc Aramini <marcaramini at gmail.com> wrote:
> My good looks and penetrating intellect, of course. The aura of Aramini. I
> call it Marcissism.
> On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, Dan'l Danehy-Oakes <danldo at gmail.com>
>> The criminal on the scaffold in Silk's enlightenment? Obviously Jesus.
>> Who says enlightenment only works backwards?
>> I suspect that Severian _does_ lie, or at least makes mistakes. There are
>> little contradictions in his account that don't jibe with him having
>> perfect memory *and* truthfulness.
>> As for all the things "just like" our world; I don't know. That's not
>> easy to explain.
>> H'mmm. What justification do you have for Araminian Exceptionalism (i.e.,
>> he won't "almost lie" to you)?
>> Dan'l Danehy-Oakes
>> When faced with two alternatives, I always like to choose the fourth.
>> On Wed, Sep 5, 2018 at 9:28 AM Marc Aramini <marcaramini at gmail.com>
>>> My nuclear hot take on the solar cycle: Severian doesn’t lie; Wolfe
>>> almost does - but not to me. I just can’t imagine Wolfe would take out the
>>> most important person in history and have it change nothing in that
>>> history. We still get Alice in wonderland and a Catholic Church and
>>> drinking matte in South America and pope’s translation of the odyssey.
>>> Jesus didn’t have any impact on history if the solar cycle doesn’t have him.
>>> On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, Marc Aramini <marcaramini at gmail.com>
>>>> Whereas I believe in the absolute authority of the author and the
>>>> terrible lies and misdirections of his interview habits. What a dilemma!
>>>> On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, Dan'l Danehy-Oakes <danldo at gmail.com>
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