Monthly Archives: October 2008

At Melville Electronic Library

I’m here with the Melvillians at Hoftstra for an interesting project, to plan for a Melville Electronic Library, to be built on top of a collaborative editing environment known as TextLab. An interesting project (that I had not heard of) … Continue reading

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Jewett’s Country of Pointed Firs, William’s sprig of linnaea

In The Country of the Pointed Firs, the brother of Almira Todd, who lives with his mother on Green Island, takes a walk with the narrator up to island’s highest point, where from above a circle of pointed firs they … Continue reading

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