inkwell.vue.347 : Laura Miller, The Magician's Book
permalink #76 of 82: Daniel (dfowlkes) Wed 4 Mar 09 04:13
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inkwell.vue.347 : Laura Miller, The Magician's Book
permalink #77 of 82: David Albert (aslan) Wed 4 Mar 09 11:05
    
Of course, the way we look at it will depend on our views concerning
the "ultimate source of beauty."  Laura's book, with its subtitle
indicating that it was written from the perspective of a "skeptic,"
suggests one way and will mean more to those of us who are skeptics,
atheists, agnositcs, or simply entranced by a certain type of
imaginative fiction, than to those who come at the book from another
perspective.

For me, Laura's book did exactly what you say it did not: it led her,
and many of us, right back to the ultimate source of beauty.
  
inkwell.vue.347 : Laura Miller, The Magician's Book
permalink #78 of 82: (dana) Wed 4 Mar 09 11:32
    
Thank you for joining us, Laura, this discussion and your book have
been great, and have uncovered a lot of long-buried memories of Narnia
for this reader. 

It's time for another conversation to take center stage, but you're
welcome to continue here for as long as you like. 
  
inkwell.vue.347 : Laura Miller, The Magician's Book
permalink #79 of 82: Daniel (dfowlkes) Wed 4 Mar 09 11:33
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permalink #80 of 82: Gail Williams (gail) Wed 4 Mar 09 14:59
    
Thanks, Laura. 
  
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permalink #81 of 82: David Albert (aslan) Wed 4 Mar 09 15:35
    
Laura, thank you for sharing your book and your thoughts with us for
the past two weeks.  I look forward to reading more of your writing and
have added your blog to my subscription list.
  
inkwell.vue.347 : Laura Miller, The Magician's Book
permalink #82 of 82: Laura Miller (lauram) Thu 5 Mar 09 05:14
    
Thanks for inviting me, guys. It's been a lot of fun.
  



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