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This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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the tendency to perceive a connection or meaningful pattern between unrelated or random things

31

apophenia (Gibson's novel concerns a clip of video material which keeps cropping up on the cultural landscape, and where it comes from [...]) and apophenia is one of the truly interesting concepts

on Pattern Recognition

—p.31 Footnotes, Footsteps, Ghostprints (25) missing author
uncertain
7 months, 1 week ago

apophenia (Gibson's novel concerns a clip of video material which keeps cropping up on the cultural landscape, and where it comes from [...]) and apophenia is one of the truly interesting concepts

on Pattern Recognition

—p.31 Footnotes, Footsteps, Ghostprints (25) missing author
uncertain
7 months, 1 week ago

a critical or discursive introduction to a book (from Ancient Greek)

40

with some traditional fiction it would not be necessary to offer these prolegomenas

—p.40 Footnotes, Footsteps, Ghostprints (25) missing author
strange
7 months, 1 week ago

with some traditional fiction it would not be necessary to offer these prolegomenas

—p.40 Footnotes, Footsteps, Ghostprints (25) missing author
strange
7 months, 1 week ago

(chemistry) the combining power of an element. or like, aspect

55

Wallace is equally attuned to the religious valence of the concept

—p.55 Wallace's Ambivalence toward Insight: The Epiphany in "Octet" and "Adult World" (I) and (II) (45) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

Wallace is equally attuned to the religious valence of the concept

—p.55 Wallace's Ambivalence toward Insight: The Epiphany in "Octet" and "Adult World" (I) and (II) (45) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

(from Greek) a figure of speech in which a word or a phrase from figurative speech is used in a new context

111

it creates a space for the reader joining the other potentially metaleptic sentence in the short story

—p.111 The Case of "Think" in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: Is Dialogism Possible? (95) missing author
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7 months, 1 week ago

it creates a space for the reader joining the other potentially metaleptic sentence in the short story

—p.111 The Case of "Think" in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: Is Dialogism Possible? (95) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

(noun) a custom in some cultures in which when a child is born the father takes to bed as if bearing the child and submits himself to fasting, purification, or taboos

125

Couvade, by extension, refers to a father who, on the birth of a child, [...]

—p.125 The Case of "Think" in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: Is Dialogism Possible? (95) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

Couvade, by extension, refers to a father who, on the birth of a child, [...]

—p.125 The Case of "Think" in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: Is Dialogism Possible? (95) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

report or represent in outline; foreshadow or symbolize

127

the shared positioning adumbrated in "Think" proposes

—p.127 The Case of "Think" in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: Is Dialogism Possible? (95) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

the shared positioning adumbrated in "Think" proposes

—p.127 The Case of "Think" in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men: Is Dialogism Possible? (95) missing author
notable
7 months, 1 week ago

(adj) exhibiting different colors, especially as irregular patches or streaks