Log: Additions and Changes 1996 - 1998

October 2, 1998: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- An Alain Robbe-Grillet page has been added.

September 28, 1998: Macondo (García Márquez) -- "Films" -- The section on "Gabo in Cinema" has been extensively revised, and over a dozen new films have been added.

September 28, 1998: Macondo (García Márquez) -- The whole site has been tweaked and updated.

September 24, 1998: Macondo (García Márquez) -- "Bookstore" -- 2 new books added to the Amazon.com Bookstore.

September 24, 1998: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Bookstore" -- 5 new books added to the Amazon.com Bookstore.

September 23, 1998: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Audio" A new series of rentable, unabridged books on tape added to the Audio section.

September 23, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- New Book found! There is no Borges added to Amazon.com Bookstore.

September 23, 1998: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- The whole site has been tweaked, and minor updates and additions have been made to several sections, including Bibliography, Bookstore, and Pynchonalia.

September 23, 1998: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- "Music" page -- two new groups added (Lot 49 & Yoyodyne), and you can now order music CDs through Amazon.com directly from the page.

September 22, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- New Book release! Collected Fictions added to Amazon.com Bookstore.

September 22, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Links" -- 3 new links added: "The Borges Collection," "Ed Newman's Labyrinth," and "Bumps on my Head."

September 22, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Influences" -- four new authors added: Bruce Chatwin, Michael Ende, Witold Gombrovicz, and Joyce Carol Oates.

September 22, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- Minor updates and additions to several sections, including Biography, Bibliography, Criticism, and Papers.

September 21, 1998: ArtiFAQs (Libyrinth) -- My FAQ file has been updated, expanded, and rearranged.

September 17, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- A new paper, "The Circular Ruins," has been added.

September 17, 1998: Awards Page (Libyrinth) -- The Libyrinth wins the "Cyber-Teddy Top 500" and the "Suite 101 Top 5" awards. Also made an Alta Vista partner.

August 27, 1998: Macondo (García Márquez) -- The long-neglected "Essay" section has been replaced with Gabo's Nobel Prize speech.

July 16, 1998: New Links -- New Links added to the Borges, Gabo, and Pynchon sites.

May 22, 1998: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Complete and major revision to the whole site. New information, new links, updates, and a new look! Check it out!

February 15, 1998: Sarnath -- My hompage, Sarnath, is completely revised and updated. A new look! New features! An answer to "What is Fegmania!" (OK, so it's not the Libyrinth, but still....)

February 15, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Links" -- two new links are added: "Stories from TSA" and "Possible Worlds of JLB"

February 15, 1998: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Links" -- A new link is added: "Umberto Eco's Multiple Name"

February 15, 1998: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Papers" -- The format is tweaked a bit and three new papers are added.

February 15, 1998: Porta Ludovica (Eco) -- "Audio" -- A review of Name of the Rose is added.

January 26, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Influences" -- This section has been completely revised and several new entries have been included.

January 26, 1998: Awards Page (Libyrinth) -- The Libyrinth wins the "Web Book Award."

January 7, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Links" -- two new links are added: "Borges and I," and "My Poet Hero"

January 7, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Papers" -- a new paper, "Melville and Borges," is added.

January 7, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Criticism" -- several new books of Borges criticism are added.

January 7, 1998: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- "Quotes" -- a few new quotes are included.

January 7, 1998: Spermatikos Logos (Thomas Pynchon) -- Information on the Pynchon Rome conference added to main page. (Larry Daw will have a Pynchon art exhibition on display there!)

January 7, 1998: Ariadne's Thread (Libyrinth) -- A new section of links is added to the page: "Postmodern and Post-structuralist Theory." This section has a 8 new links to pages on modern literary theory and intellectuals such as Derrida, Barthes, Foucault and Baudrillard.

January 7, 1998: Ariadne's Thread (Libyrinth) -- Eight other new links added: "Ministry of Whimsy," "Spoon" "NYT Book Review," "BookWire," "Voice of the Shuttle," "Doom Patrols," "n.b." and "Is It A Book?"

December 27, 1997: Porta Ludovica (Umberto Eco) -- The whole site is revised and cast into a new format.

December 27, 1997: Porta Ludovica (Umberto Eco) -- "Links" -- Five new links to Eco-related sites added.

December 8, 1997: Macondo (García Márquez) -- The whole site is revised and cast into a new format. I will be updating the contents during the Spring of 1998

December 8, 1997: Macondo (García Márquez) -- An "Online Papers" section added.

December 7, 1997: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- The whole site is revised and cast into a new format. I will be updating the contents over the next few weeks.

December 7, 1997: Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- An "Online Papers" section added.

December 3, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- The Main Page is rewritten and tweaked a bit

December 3, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Film" -- A section is added that details Joyce in cinema.

December 3, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Criticism" -- A new work is added to the "General Criticism" section.

November 30, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- A temporary "Joyce Bio" section is added.

November 30, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- The "Joyce on Tape" section is updated, and I added a few new reviews and revised some old ones.

November 30, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Links" -- 3 new links added: "The Joyce Literary Supplement Homepage," "FW -- Studies in Key Episodes," and the excellent "Joyce of Science" website.

November 30, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Papers" -- Links to 3 new papers about Joyce have been added, and a new section on "other online collections" has been included.

November 30, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Amazon.com Bookstore" -- Two new works of Joyce criticism are added to the "New" section.

November 30, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Joyce Influence" -- Philip K. Dick is added, complete with an excerpt from The Divine Invasion.

November 26, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- The "Joyce Criticism" section significantly re-organized, updated, and expanded. Many of the reviews are revised, and more links are added to online bookstores.

November 16, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- The "Joyce Quotes" page is updated.

November 16, 1997: Brazen Head (Joyce) -- The "Joyce Bookstore" updated, 7 new titles of Joyce criticism are added to the "New" section.

November 12, 1997: Ariadne's Thread (Libyrinth) -- A new link is added to the "Poetrty of Babel" site.

November 12, 1997: What's New (Libyrinth) -- Pages are tweaked, "Quail Notes" updated, and my notes on the revisions are moved to a seperate page.

November 12, 1997: Exeunt Libyrinth (Libyrinth) -- Updates to the "Honorable Mentions" section in the Awards area.

November 11, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Pages tweaked slightly; a link to the Finnegans Wake Reading Group List is added to the "E-Lists"

October 31, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Joyceworks" section placed online. This contains reviews and summaries of his works, an essay on Joyce and his style, and advice for the first time reader.

October 25, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Two new papers added to the "Papers" section: "With a Greek Gloss on It," and "An Explication of 'The Sisters' and 'The Dead'"

October 25, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- A new link added to the "Links" page: Michael Godfrey's "FW Titbits."

October 25, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- Some of the existing information on the "Music" page is expanded: Sam Barber, Lou Reed and Dream Theatre. A new entry is included: "Anna Livia Plurabelle," a jazz piece by André Hodeir.

October 25, 1997: Ariadne's Thread (Libyrinth) -- Several new links are added to the Libyrinth's links page: Blackwell's, A Mystical Unicorn, Caryn's Library, The Quill Pen, and Pretext Magazine.

October 25, 1997: Spermatikos Logos (Pynchon) -- Larry Daw's "Illustrated Complete Summary to Gravity's Rainbow" is added, via several craftily placed links.

October 25, 1997: The Garden of Forking Paths (Borges) -- A link to "Byzantium" added.

October 25, 1997: Macondo (García Márquez) -- A link to Sprayliz's "Macondo" added.

October 25, 1997: The Scriptorium (Libyrinth) -- John Barth is added as the Scriptorium's first author!

October 25, 1997: Exeunt Libyrinth (Libyrinth) -- Page added to "Laurels & Hardies" (in the "exit tunnel") which details past mentions of the Libyrinth in print media.

October 25, 1997: Awards Page (Libyrinth) -- a new award added to "Laurels & Hardies" (in the "exit tunnel".)

October 25, 1997: Exeunt Libyrinth (Libyrinth) -- The "Visitor's Comments" section is updated.

October 14, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- a few bugshoots are made, a few things are tweaked. New deadlines are scheduled.

October 14, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Luciano Berio" is added to Joyce Music.

October 14, 1997: The Brazen Head (Joyce) -- "Foetus" is added to Joyce Music.

October 3, 1997: My September Project is finally finished! The Brazen Head is completely remodeled and placed online. It has new links, new papers, new articles, new features, new images . . . gosh, just about everything's new, so feel free to check it out! section.

August 27, 1997: The Pynchon page was tweaked a bit to clean up the Frames.

August 27, 1997: Fixed a bug that was preventing the Pynchon Online Papers from working correctly. All the "Pynchon papers" are now available.

August 27, 1997: Minor revisions made to Pynchon's biography.

August 27, 1997: Larry Daw's Lineland review added to the Pynchon page.

August 1, 1997: The Libyrinth is relocated to a new home!

August 1, 1997: The "Visitor's Comments" page is finally added to the Exit Tunnel.

August 1, 1997: Two new links added to "Ariadne's Thread."

August 1, 1997: A new award is added to the Libyrinth -- the "Golden Skull Award For Excellence."

August 1, 1997: The whole Libyrinth shell is tweaked to make it look a little more consistent, clean, and better for MSIE surfers. (Thanks, Ben Munsey!)

July 4, 1997: The entire structure of the Libyrinth "shell" and the Omphalos are revised and expanded. The Archives are created.

July 4, 1997: The "Introduction," "What's New," "Awards," and "Links" pages are extrensively revised.

July 4, 1997: The following new sections are added: viewing tips, a FAQ File, a personal biography, the Scriptorium, and an "exit tunnel."

July 4, 1997: A new award is added to the Libyrinth -- the Mining Company's "Best of the Net" award.

June 17, 1997: Pynchon Page -- An official Mason & Dixon page added.

June 17, 1997: Mason & Dixon Page -- Larry Daw's review of the novel is added.

June 17, 1997: Pynchon Music Page -- Entry for "Benny profane" added.

June 17, 1997: Pynchon Links -- Link to "Lineland" added

May 27, 1997: Joyce Links -- Revised and updated: 17 new links added.

May 27, 1997: Kafka site -- German error corrected - Doh! - All should now properly be "Das Schloss der Verwandlungen."

May 27, 1997: Eco Links -- One new link added.

May 27, 1997: Libyrinth Links -- A link to "Pure Fiction" added.

May 18, 1997: Eco Links -- One new link added.

May 18, 1997: Borges Links -- One new link added.

May 15, 1997: Pynchon Gravity's Rainbow Guides -- Part IV (the final installment, hurray!) of Larry Daw's Summary added.

May 1, 1997: Minor changes to Libyrinth homepage

April 30, 1997: *New Page* -- "Pynchon's Novels" page added to Spermatikos Logos

April 28, 1997: Pynchon Images -- "Fivefold Symmetries" image added.

April 19, 1997: Pynchon Images -- "Five Novels" image added.

April 19, 1997: Eco Links -- Revised; four new links added.

April 18, 1997: Gravity's Rainbow Guides -- "An Introduction to GR" -- added.

April 11, 1997: *Revision* -- "Gravity's Rainbow Guides" page now includes two separate pieces: Dr. Larry Daw's "Complete Summary," the Great Quail's "Structural Analysis." The third -- "An Introduction to GR" -- will be online shortly.

April 9, 1997: *New Page* -- "Gravity's Rainbow Guides" page added to Spermatikos Logos, which will include both Dr. Daw's "Summary" and the Great Quail's "Analysis"

April 9, 1997: Pynchon Mason & Dixon Update Page -- A final word on the number of pages has been released: 784 pages!

April 3, 1997: *New Page Bug Fix* -- "Pynchonalia" page added to Spermatikos Logos, and the bug that made it not, um, really work so well has been fixed.

April 3, 1997: Pynchonalia Page -- "Weissmann's Tarot" added.

April 3, 1997: Additions made to Amazon.com books for Eco, Joyce and Pynchon.

April 1, 1997: Pynchon Mason & Dixon Update Page -- Some exciting new material has been added! This is a "must-see" for Pynchon fans!

April 1, 1997: *New Page* -- "Pynchonalia" page added to Spermatikos Logos.

April 1, 1997: Pynchon Gravity's Rainbow Page -- Part III of Larry Daw's Summary added.

April 1, 1997: Pynchon Music Page -- Pat Benatar reference added.

April 1, 1997: Pynchon Links -- A link to "The Official Mason & Dixon Website" added

March 17, 1997: Pynchon Gravity's Rainbow Page -- Part II of Larry Daw's Summary added.

March 17, 1997: Additions made to Amazon.com books for Eco, Kafka, Joyce and Pynchon.

March 17, 1997: Libyrinth Links -- A link to "Bohemian Ink" added, and 2 new links added to the postmodernist area of the Libyrinth links page.

March 17, 1997: Garcia Marquez Links -- Revised, expanded, and updated.

February 14, 1997: Eco Main Directory ("Porta Ludovica") -- a special note added alerting visitors to an interview with Eco in the March1997 Wired magazine

February 10, 1997: *New Page* -- "Gravity's Rainbow Summary" page added to Spermatikos Logos

February 10, 1997: Pynchon Main Directory ("Spermatikos Logos") -- minor update

February 10, 1997: Pynchon Quotes -- updated and corrected

February 10, 1997: Pynchon Intro -- a link to a picture of Larry Daw added

February 9, 1997: *New Page* -- "Pynchon Images" page added to Spermatikos Logos

January 26, 1997: Pynchon Music -- 3 new references added, format slightly revised

January 26, 1997: Libyrinth Links -- 2 new links added to bookstore web pages

January 26, 1997: Libyrinth Main Directory ("The Omphalos") -- NetGuide "Gold" award added, some minor updates

January 26, 1997: Minor updates -- Joyce Amazon Books & Eco Quotes

January 20, 1997: *New Page* -- "Joyce at Amazon.com Books" page added to the Brazen Head

January 20, 1997: Joyce Main Directory ("The Brazen Head") -- minor update

January 20, 1997: *New Page* -- "Borges at Amazon.com Books" page added to the Garden of Forking Paths

January 20, 1997: Borges Main Directory ("The Garden of Forking Paths") -- minor update

January 20, 1997: "Pynchon Mason & Dixon Information" page -- minor update

January 20, 1997: Pynchon Links -- 1 new link added

January 14, 1997: *New Page* -- "Pynchon Online Papers" page added to Spermatikos Logos

January 14, 1997: *New Page* -- "Eco at Amazon.com Books" page added to Porta Ludovica

January 14, 1997: *New Page* -- "Garcia Marquez at Amazon.com Books" page added to Macondo

January 14, 1997: Garcia Marquez Main Directory ("Macondo") -- minor update

January 9, 1997: *New Page* -- "Kafka Online Texts" page added to Das Schloss

January 9, 1997: Kafka Links -- revised, and 3 new links added

January 9, 1997: Libyrinth Links -- revised, and 3 new links added

January 8, 1997: The Libyrinth is made an official "Amazon.com Associate."

January 8, 1997: *New Page* -- "Kafka at Amazon.com Books" page added to Das Schloss.

January 7, 1997: *New Page* -- "Pynchon at Amazon.com Books" page added to Spermatikos Logos; Pynchon Bibliography and Pynchon Criticism pages updated to include this link.

January 7, 1997: Pynchon Links -- 4 new links added

January 7, 1997: Pynchon Bibliography -- new 1996 Knopf edition of GR added

January 6, 1997: *New Page* -- "What's New In the Libyrinth" section placed online; all main Directory pages are updated to give access to this section.

January 6, 1997: Pynchon Quotes -- minor update

January 6, 1997: Pynchon Main Directory ("Spermatikos Logos") -- minor update

January 5, 1997: Borges Links -- a new link added

January 5, 1997: Pynchon Links -- a new link added

December 24, 1996: *New Page* -- "Kafka Links" added to Das Schloss

December 21, 1996: *New Site* -- Kafka Main Directory ("Das Schloss") placed online



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