Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Taum Santoski V

'Aphorisms Towards a Poetics of Fantasy'

5. Some of Tolkien's myths are derived from those of ancient Europe and the Near East but, being grafted onto a new stock, grow and fructify, becoming a new thing, nor merely a hybridized retelling.

--Taum Santoski, circa 1984

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