March 10th, 2005

On the true meaning of the name Jabberwocky

At Sternberg's seminar on Alice in Wonderland, I've learned of a book called Lewis Carroll's 'Through the Looking Glass' Decoded, by one Abraham Ettleson (pub. Philosophical Library (1966)), in which the author purports to unlock the mysteries coded in TtLG by Carroll, through the wisdom of the Kabbalah. You see where this is going, yes? Collapse )
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