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In Which I Make A Ridiculous Argument, Yet Senselessly Persevere

This month, I was all set to write up a nice, long article about H. P. Lovecraft and the Cthulhu mythos in Japan. It’s a deep subject, with a complex history going back essentially just as far as it does in the US. I was deep into my research when I found that the article …

Book Review: I is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World by James Geary

Genre: Nonfiction, Writing Hardcover: 304 pages Publisher: Harper Publication Date: February 8, 2011 ISBN-10: 0061710288 ISBN-13: 978-0061710285 Author Website: James Geary “Metaphor is most familiar as the literary device through which we describe one thing in terms of another,” says James Geary in his new book I is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the …