> I'm not going to assume everyone on the list is familiar with the

Those who need a crash course can also try to find a copy of Federico
Fellini's film version.

>    Strangely, I received more off-list email about the TWL epigraph then
> appeared on-list.

Pity. I don't think many people knew about the exact context of the quote -
the fact that the conversation is about erudition and a certain kind of
intellectualism could certainly have a bearing on the way we read both the
epigraph and the whole poem. I should think it is certainly worth


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