Log: Additions and Changes 1999

December 31, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Online Communities -- Four new Lists and Clubs added, all exploring the works of Joyce.

December 30, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Links -- Seven new Borges links added.

December 30, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Links -- Four new links: Charles Cave's FW-Read page, the Florida James Joyce series, Symphony Space's NYC Bloomsday, and a Pippo Pollina's Finnegans Wake song.

December 30, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Papers -- A new paper on Sterne's influence in FW added.

December 30, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Papers -- New articles added: Feed magazine's scathing attack on Borges, and a tongue-in-cheek article from Salon.com.

December 28, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Review -- The Brazen Head reviews Edna O'Brien's Penguin Lives: James Joyce.

December 27, 1999: The Scriptorium -- Gaddis Page -- A link to a rare interview with William Gaddis has been added

December 22, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Works -- The whole section has been tweaked and updated, and the Viking Borges editions have been added.

December 22, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Review -- A review added for Schwaber's Cast of Characters: A Reading of Ulysses.

December 22, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Works -- The whole section has been tweaked and updated, and the Viking Borges editions have been added.

December 21, 1999: The Scriptorium -- J.G. Ballard Page -- A new page dedicated to the author of Crash and Empire of the Sun has been added to the Scriptorium.

December 18, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- New Books -- Newly released: Cast of Characters, Finnegans Wake, James Joyce: A Life.

December 17, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Criticism -- Two new reviews added to Joyce in Nonfiction & Fiction: Tom Stoppard's Travesties, and Robert Anton Wilson's Masks of the Illuminati.

December 16, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Theater Review -- Macondo reviews NYC Repertorio Español's production of Crónica de una muerte anunciada!

December 14, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Criticism -- A new section added. Called "Joyce in Nonfiction & Fiction," it details books making reference to Joyce or using Joyce as a character.

December 14, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Criticism -- A new review added to Joyce in Nonfiction & Fiction: Amanda Cross' The James Joyce Murder.

December 13, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Features -- Information added on NYC Repertorio Español's production of Crónica de una muerte anunciada.

December 12, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Bookstore -- Several new titles added.

December 8, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Papers -- Eight new papers added, including one by Thornton Wilder.

December 6, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Theater Review -- More information added on the new Broadway run of James Joyce's The Dead.

December 5, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Papers -- Seven new papers added.

December 4, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Audio -- Four new selections from Books on Tape added: Dubliners, Portrait, Ellman's James Joyce, and Maddox's Nora.

December 4, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Links -- Seven new links added, including links to Island Ireland's Literature site and the Ethical Spectacle's commenarties on Joyce.

December 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Papers -- A paper on Gravity's Rainbow by Brian McHale has been added.

December 3, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Features -- A new play is being performed in New York: Crónica de una muerte anunciada, based on Chronicle of a Death Foretold.

December 3, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Music -- A Radiohead page added, featuring "Banana Co."

November 19 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Theater Review -- A positive review from the New York Observer has been added for James Joyce The Dead, which has been granted an extension on Broadway.

November 16, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Book Review" -- A review of The Secret Books.

November 11, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "New Books" section has been added to the front page, including Selected Nonfictions, The Secret Books, and Review.

November 11, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Links -- A "Latin American Literature" section has been added, with links to the Americas Society, Review: Latin American Literature and Arts, and the South American Authors OneList.

November 11, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Links -- A "Latin American Literature" section has been added, with links to the Americas Society, Review: Latin American Literature and Arts, and the South American Authors OneList.

November 6 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Theater Review -- Several new reviews added to this page about James Joyce The Dead.

November 5, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- Three recent books by or with Eco have been released: Kant and the Platypus, The Story of Time, and the paperback edition of Serendipities.

November 5, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- Features page -- Two new features: New York Times RealAudio files on Eco lecture on Calvino; and a new Web site launched in cooperation with Eco.

November 5, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- Images page -- A wonderful new picture of Eco has been added.

November 5, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- Criticism page -- A new offsite article has been added via a link to the Seattle Times.

November 4, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Music -- More details have been added for Daniel Catán's García Márquez-inspired opera, Florencia en el Amazonas.

November 2, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Music -- Bill Frisell's "Remedios the Beauty" has been added.

November 2, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Links -- A new article added -- "How to Get a Blurb from Thomas Pynchon."

November 1, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Features -- Some upcoming events include a Borges film festival and two additional Borges conferences.

October 28, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Features -- Joyce has landed on several interesting "Best of the Century" lists.

October 28, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Links -- A new FW link: The Finnegans Wake Index page.

October 28, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Theater Review -- A review of the new off-Broadway show, James Joyce The Dead.

October 27, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Features -- New event: a NYC Seminar called "Borges, Time & the Millennium" scheduled for December 13th.

October 27, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Lecture Coverage -- The Libyrinth's notes on the October 18th Fuentes lecture, "Borges at 100."

October 26, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Links -- A new FW link: Michel Chassain's French Finnegans Wake page.

October 15, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- The whole Scriptorium has been revised and made easier to navigate. Every author's page has been expanded.

October 15, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A Jeanette Winterson Page has been included.

October 15, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A Stanislaw Lem Page has been included.

October 15, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A John Hawkes Page has been included.

October 12, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Features -- New events include an English Borges conference and an October lecture in New York by writer Carlos Fuentes.

October 12, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Links -- The Links section has been updated, and several new sites have been added.

October 11, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Features" page -- New: Information on an Eco lecture about Italo Calvino. (Oct. 22, NYC)

October 5, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Bookstore -- Several new titles added to the "What's New" and "Coming Soon" list, including a new Ulysses on tape and new editions of Ulysses and Finnegans Wake.

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- The whole site has been updated and expanded. Special "Reader's Guide" pages have been added featuring all Pynchon's major works. Many, many small updates and additions have been made all across the board!

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Music -- Spike Jones has been added.

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Links -- Three new articles about Pynchon have been linked.

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Reviews -- This new section holds links to over a dozen reviews of Pynchon's works.

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Pynchon's Essays -- This page has been revised, and several new additions have been made, including a complete list of Pynchon's endorsements.

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Papers -- This new page holds several academic papers on Pynchon's work.

October 4, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Audio -- A small page on Books-on-Tape has been added.

September 30, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Images -- This page has been revised and made easier to navigate.

September 21, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Music -- The "Pynchon on Record" section has been considerably expanded, with more bands, information, links, and images.

September 20, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Music -- A new section added on Gabo-inspired music, with pages on Roger Reynolds and Daniel Catán.

September 17, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Mailing List -- A new Gabo Internet mailing List has been created -- Macondo Post.

September 16, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Images -- All the images have been rescanned and drastically improved, and a few new ones have been added. Also, navigation has been made easier.

September 13, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Links -- Links page reorganized, and 11 new Pynchon links added.

September 10, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Works & Criticism -- slight revisons made and a few new works added.

September 10, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Bookstore -- This section has been completely re-organized and is now much easier to browse. New sections include "Works," "Criticism," "Multimedia," and "Tributes." Over thirt-five new titles have been added.

September 10, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Bookstore -- This section has been completely re-organized and is now much easier to browse. New sections include "Works" and "Criticism," and over twenty new titles have been added.

September 8, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Criticism -- This page has been broken down into several sub-sections, and over twenty new titles have been added.

September 8, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Bookstore -- Two new books about García Márquez have been added to the "Forthcoming Titles" section.

September 7, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Bibliography -- Gabo's "Works" section has been updated and revised.

September 7, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Papers -- A new section of "Reviews" added.

September 3, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Films -- Notes added on the new film, "No One Writes to the Colonel."

September 3, 1999: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- News Page -- Information added about James Joyce's The Dead, a new off-Broadway musical that opens this fall. Stars Christopher Walken as Gabriel!

September 3, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Links page -- 5 new links added, all for academic and "news" searches on the Internet.

September 3, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Bookstore -- This section has been completely re-organized and is now much easier to browse. New sections include "Works," "Criticism," and "Multimedia." Also, over ten new titles have been added, and many dead ones deleted.

September 2, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Links Page -- Thirteen new entries, including links to the Yahoo GGM Club, Bibliofind, eBay, and academic search engines.

September 1, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- The whole site has been completely updated and made easier to navigate.

September 1, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Works" page -- Extensive revisions made. New sections include Semiotics, Literary Criticism, and Italian Works. Over ten new books added!

August 31, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Criticism" page -- A new section on Italian Criticism has been included.

August 30, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Criticism" page -- This page has been completely revised and expanded, with several new reviews and a selected bibliography added. Also, the list of books on Eco criticism has been expanded and annotated.

August 26, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Images" page -- Two new images added.

August 26, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Papers" page -- Two new papers added -- an essay on translations by Umbert Eco, and an essay on longitude and the sources of The Island of the Day Before by Dava Sobel.

August 28, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Film & Music" page -- This page has been completely revised. The Name of the Rose section has been updated, and two new musical entries have been made -- Robert Wilson's The Days Before and PopCanon's "The Treasure of the Temple."

August 26, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Images" page -- Three new images added, and the format has been changed to look more aesthetically pleasing and to facilitate browsing.

August 26, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Bookstore" page -- This section has been completely re-organized and is now much easier to browse. New sections include "Works," "Criticism," and "Multimedia." Also, over twelve new titles have been added.

August 26, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Links" page -- Two new links added.

August 5, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A Raymond Queneau Page has been included.

August 5, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- The whole site has been updated and made easier to navigate.

August 4, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Bookstore" page -- This section has been completely re-organized and is now much easier to browse. New sections include "Special Features," "Upcoming Releases," and a whole page devoted to rare and out-of-print works. Also, over fifty new titles have been added.

August 3, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- The whole page was re-organized and made easier to use. 5 new links added, including a link to the James Joyce Museum.

August 3, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Papers" page -- A new paper by Laura Crook added, discussing the "Sirens" episode and incorportaing music.

July 31, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Features" page -- Information on the new Nora movie and details on a new Ulysses-Read List.

July 31, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Film" page -- A page on the new Nora movie has been included.

July 31, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- 15 new links added, including links to rare Joyce books, Joyce newsletters, and Joycean projects.

July 31, 1999: The Libyrinth -- Ariadne's Threads -- A link to the Internet Public Library's collection of literary criticism added.

July 30, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Papers" page -- 2 new papers added; "Charled Stewart Parnell" by Melanie Arndt and "Bloomusic" br Dr. Colligan.

July 29, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) "Papers" page -- A new paper by Chris Rollason added.

July 29, 1999: The Libyrinth -- FAQ page updated.

July 23, 1999: The Libyrinth -- Numerous updates made all across the Libyrinth main pages.

July 12, 1999: Brazen Head -- "Links" Page -- A link to the American Friends of James Joyce page added.

July 8, 1999: Garden of Forking Paths -- A link to The Secret Books Web site added. This lovely site provides a preview of an upcoming photographic homage to Borges and books.

July 5, 1999: Porta Ludovica -- A "Special Features" section added, with information on a new Robert Wilson production based on Eco's Island of the Day Before. (Premiering July 7-10 at Lincoln Center.)

March 12, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- Two new composers added: Fred Lerdahl and Tod Machover. The Roger Reynolds page was also expanded.

March 8, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- David Del Tredici page added; Toru Takemitsu page expanded.

March 5, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- New composer added: Roger Marsh.

March 5, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Audio" page -- Details on the Naxos Audiobooks productions of Portrait, Ulysses and Finnegans Wake have been included.

March 2, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- New composer added: Gerard Victory.

March 1, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A Mervyn Peake Page has been included.

March 1, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- 3 new Links: Ulysses: Studies in Bibliography, Lucia Day, John Stanislas Joyce book review

March 1, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- Three new composers added to "Chamber Music" section: Roger Reynolds, Elizabeth Lauer, and Gilberto Mendes.

 February 27, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- "Links" page -- Four new Links: Byron the Bulb's TP Illuminexus, Soniferous Aether, FringeWare's TP Page, UK Pynchon reading group.

February 27, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- New Link: "Beat the Devil," an article about the Unabomber that mentions FW.

February 26, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- Ross Lee Finney page added; The Joyce Book added to "Notes and Essays."

February 24, 1999: Links to the homepages of PopCanon and Roger Reynolds (a band and a composer who both write pieces based on texts by Joyce, Borges, Pynchon, Kundera, García Márquez and others) added all over the appropriate link pages of the Libyrinth.

February 23, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- King Crimson page placed online; updates to the Fred Lerdahl and Pop Canon pages.

February 22, 1999: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A William Gaddis Page has been included.

February 22, 1999: Honorable Mentions (Libyrinth) -- My little ego-trip has finally been updated.

January 2, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Influences" Page -- Georges Perec and Kevin Kelly added.

February 22, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Papers" page -- Eco's "Eternal Fascism" essay added.

February 22, 1999: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Links" page -- New Link: Biblio Magazine interview with Eco

February 21, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Papers" page -- Weeded and updated; seven new papers and essays added.

February 21, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- 12 new links: Sonarchy, King Crimson and Ulysses, James Joyce Quarterly, Transactions, CollideorScape, Rosenbach Collection, Bloomsday Site, Phillips Academy Joyce class, Philosophers in Ulysses, Poldy.com Bookstore, Cosmic Baseball Assoc., John Lynch homepage.

February 20, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Film" page -- A new section added for films about Joyce. Also Internet Movie Databse links have finally been fixed.

February 20, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Audio" page -- This page has been split into groups for convenience; several new books-on-tape added as well as two Joyce lectures, one by Terrence McKenna and on by Joseph Campbell.

February 20, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- 5 new links: The Trieste Joyce School, two French sites on Ulysses and Finnegans Wake, a student's guide to Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, and a site that sells bronze Joyce Death Masks for a mere eight hundred bucks.

February 20, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Bookstore" page -- The page has been reorganized for increased convenience; a new "Multimedia" section has been created, and dozens of new Joycean books, tapes, and films have been added.

February 20, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Main" page -- A "Special Features" page has been added. Also general maintenance done to site -- bug fixes, new quotes, etc.

February 19, 1999: Bronze by Gold -- Entire site revised and tweaked; three new artist pages placed online: Fred Lerdahl, Pop Canon, and the Beatles.

February 8, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- Two new features documented: Gabo's purchase of Cambio Magazine and an article on Bill Clinton penned by Gabo himself.

February 8, 1999: Macondo (García Márquez) -- "Links" Page -- A link to Cambio, Gabo's newly purchased magazine.

February 3, 1999: BRONZE BY GOLD: A new site! -- I finally split my Joyce and Music section off from the Brazen Head and turned it into a greatly expanded site of its own. Visit Bronze by Gold here, and feel free to send me suggestions, corrections and comments.

January 12, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Images" page -- Completely revised! Over 20 new Joyce-related images added; and all the older images have been upgraded to a higher level of quality.

January 12, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Film" page -- A Ulysses page added, with a review of the 1967 Ulysses movie.

January 12, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- A link added to "In Bloom," a comprehensive Joyce site.

January 3, 1999: Ariadne's Thread (Libyrinth) -- Two new links added -- "Suite 101 Lit Page," and The Beehive, a stylish PoMo Zine devoted to hypertextual literature.

January 3, 1998: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- A Georges Perec page has been included.

January 3, 1999: Ariadne's Thread (Libyrinth) -- A new link added to Café Irreal, a wonderful new online magazine devoted to imaginative literature.

January 3, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Influences" Page -- Coleman and Perrin's Jamais Vu Papers added.

January 3, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Links" Page -- Two new links added: "Borges, God or Satan" and "Kafka and his Precursors."

January 2, 1999: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Papers" Page -- A new paper, "Borges is God" was added.

January 2, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Papers" Page -- A new paper, "Musical Joyce," was added.

January 2, 1999: Awards Page (Libyrinth) -- Five new awards added: Alta Vista, Snap.com, BBC Web Guide, Link2Go, and Bottom's Dream.

January 2, 1999: The Libyrinth -- The Visitor's Comments page was updated.

January 1, 1999: A few updates and changes made to the Libyrinth FAQ File, the Exit tunnel and the Scriptorium.

January 1, 1999: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- "Music" page -- a new group, PopCanon, was added and the Radiohead entry was updated.

January 1, 1999: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" page -- four new links added: "Flying by the Net," "The Haunted Inkbottle," "The Merlbourne Bloomsday Site," and Bob Williams's "Finnegans Wake Outline."



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