Monday, March 26, 2007
Once Upon A Challenge
My selections for Carl's Once Upon a Time Challenge:
Juan Rulfo's Pedro Paramo (fantasy)
Christopher Marlowe's Doctor Faustus (folklore)
David Mitchell's translation of Gilgamesh (mythology)
Susanna Clarke's Ladies of Grace Adieu (fairy tale)
and, per Carl's suggestion, Midsummer Night's Dream to conclude the challenge in June.
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