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Post by Boomcoach » January 25th, 2019, 7:38 pm

Lovecraft's Influences and Favorites by Various ( - ).

In 1927, H. P. Lovecraft wrote a long essay on "Supernatural Horror in Literature" in which he discussed the history of what came to be known as Weird Fiction. This collection includes many of the texts that Lovecraft mentioned in the essay, beginning with Edgar Allan Poe's Fall of the House of Usher, published in 1839 and ending with Walter de la Mare Seaton's Aunt from 1922. Included are 19 stories and 1 poem. ( Alan Winterrowd)
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Post by annise » January 25th, 2019, 10:53 pm

As long as it's not including any Lovecraft's readings, I'm happy to set this up (the PD status of most of his work is just too murky for me)
Back soon

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Post by annise » January 25th, 2019, 11:04 pm

with this part , I'd tend to say but it is up to you

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    Just fill in the MW for the first one and I'll have a look just in case

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Post by Boomcoach » January 26th, 2019, 4:25 am

No Lovecraft stories, I recognize that the PD status is a real mess. I like your change to the intro. I will make the change, then start working on the MW, including the Meta information for each story. I will holler if I have any issues with that part.
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Post by Boomcoach » January 26th, 2019, 4:36 am

When I try to access the MW, I am getting a message that I do not have permissions for the area.
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Post by annise » January 26th, 2019, 5:05 am

Sorry about this,I was concentrating so hard on the extra bits I left us both out :oops:
Should be OK now
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Post by Piotrek81 » January 26th, 2019, 5:14 am

:!:

After recording "Supernatural Horror" (for Legamus) I had this idea to look up all the works mentioned there (just for my own information) but I never followed through with it. I'm glad someone is going to start a project like this :)

Do you have a list ready or are the readers supposed to suggest pieces?
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Post by Boomcoach » January 26th, 2019, 5:34 am

Piotrek81 wrote:
January 26th, 2019, 5:14 am
:!:

After recording "Supernatural Horror" (for Legamus) I had this idea to look up all the works mentioned there (just for my own information) but I never followed through with it. I'm glad someone is going to start a project like this :)

Do you have a list ready or are the readers supposed to suggest pieces?
I have a list, and will be posting it soon. I had first discussed this with kadath a few years back, then took a hiatus. I decided it was too big a project for me to handle as a solo, and I thought that, since the stories are by different authors, that a group reading would be perfect!
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Post by annise » January 26th, 2019, 5:46 am

So please - no claims until the MW is set up. It's a great idea, let's get it looking great in the catalogue

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Post by Boomcoach » January 26th, 2019, 6:59 am

I have the sections set up in the MW now. I would ask that the multipart stories be claimed by the same person, as I would prefer the same voice through the story.

Anne, yes, I would like a DPL. I have set up the meta section for the first section. I have the links to set up the rest, but I wanted to make sure it was set up correctly before I mess up 26 different ones! :D In the notes sections, I have linked directly to the stories, when possible, but for the meta links, I realize that it needs to be to the overall PG page for the book, not a link within the book.
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Post by Availle » January 26th, 2019, 7:32 am

Since the MW is now ready (almost), could I please read about Hearn's Kitten in section 3?

If girls are allowed in here, of course :wink:
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Post by Boomcoach » January 26th, 2019, 7:53 am

Availle wrote:
January 26th, 2019, 7:32 am
Since the MW is now ready (almost), could I please read about Hearn's Kitten in section 3?

If girls are allowed in here, of course :wink:
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Post by svonb002 » January 26th, 2019, 11:29 am

Greetings. May I claim section 22, The Unhappy Body by Lord Dunsany?
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Post by Boomcoach » January 26th, 2019, 12:09 pm

svonb002 wrote:
January 26th, 2019, 11:29 am
Greetings. May I claim section 22, The Unhappy Body by Lord Dunsany?
Glad to have you on board! Section 22 is yours!
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Post by wordwork2 » January 27th, 2019, 10:39 am

Hello!

I would like to record section 10 - The Red Room.

Thanks :D

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