[ilds] Durrell School of Corfu and ILDS listserv

Kennedy Gammage gammage.kennedy at gmail.com
Sun Sep 7 11:52:19 PDT 2014


Any word on the new edition of Marine Venus with the Ridler edits restored?
That would be a bombshell!

Cheers - Ken

On Sun, Sep 7, 2014 at 10:22 AM, Bruce Redwine <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net>
wrote:

> Thanks, James, for the update, and thanks for your time as moderator.  The
> demise of Pine's enterprise is a pity but perhaps inevitable.  The passing
> of an era in Durrellian studies.  Re the ILDS listserv itself, time seems
> to be the problem here — the time and effort required to keep discussions
> active and ongoing.  I recall the glory days of the listserv in 2005 (?),
> when the threesome of Gifford, Sligh, and Godshalk began moderating a
> section-by-section discussion of *Justine.*  A very big audience was
> drawn in, and everyday I'd get about 40 emails on the day's topic.  If the
> ILDS wants that kind of attention again, then something similar should be
> resumed.  The implication is that the list needs structure and
> participation.  Anyway, this is just something to think about.
>
> Bruce
>
>
>
> On Sep 7, 2014, at 9:04 AM, Odos <odos.fanourios at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hello all,
>
> I've not written anything since I think Richard had best share the
> information.  I've not heard from him since July, but perhaps others have
> been told more.
>
> For a variety of reasons that don't need to be discussed, the DSC has
> closed. There may be plans for other projects on Corfu, but I'm not in such
> discussions so can't say much of them.
>
> For clarity, the ILDS is a separate entity first begun in 1980.  It
> remains stable, fiscally sound, and active (though the listserv has been
> quiet as of late!).  The DSC began the year after the ILDS conference in
> 2000 on Corfu, and I was glad to contribute to it for more than ten years.
>
> All best,
> James
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On Sep 7, 2014, at 8:23 AM, Bruce Redwine <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net>
> wrote:
>
> I too was unaware of the closure of Richard Pine's Durrell School of
> Corfu.  Perhaps some who knows can provide an obituary.
>
> Bruce
>
>
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On Sep 7, 2014, at 7:42 AM, Marc Piel <marc at marcpiel.fr> wrote:
>
> Your not alone Sumantra....!!!
> I don't think we were told.
> Marc
>
>  Le 07/09/14 11:36, Sumantra Nag a écrit :
>
> http://www.durrell-school-corfu.org/
>
> Only just saw the news about the closure of The Durrell School of Corfu.
>
> I have obviously been very out of touch. Or I may have forgotten something
> mentioned on the ILDS forum.
>
> Sumantra
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sumantra Nag [mailto:sumantranag at gmail.com <sumantranag at gmail.com>]
> Sent: 07 September 2014 15:00
> To: ilds at lists.uvic.ca
> Subject: RE: ILDS Digest, Vol 89, Issue 3_Brewster Chamberlain
>
> Brewster has written about his lectures " . . . at the late lamented Durrell
> School of Corfu."
>
> I wonder if I have missed something about the Durrell School of Corfu.
>
> Sumantra
>
> -----Original Message-----
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>    1. Brewster Chamberlain's new book (James Gifford)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Sat, 06 Sep 2014 09:14:16 -0700
> From: James Gifford <james.d.gifford at gmail.com> <james.d.gifford at gmail.com>
> To: ILDS Listserv <ilds at lists.uvic.ca> <ilds at lists.uvic.ca>
> Subject: [ilds] Brewster Chamberlain's new book
> Message-ID: <540B32D8.3000504 at gmail.com> <540B32D8.3000504 at gmail.com>
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> Dear all,
>
> Brewster Chamberlain, a long-time ILDS member and participant on the
> listserv, has a new book that may be of particular interest.  Please see
> below.
>
> All best,
> James
>
> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> Subject: My new book
>
>
> Dear Friends,
>
> I am happy to inform you that my book /Travels in Greece and France and the
> Durrell School of Corfu Seminars/ is now available in a paperback edition
> (previously available only as an E-book) published by The New Atlantian
> Library (an imprint of Absolutely Amazing E-books, Inc.). It can be ordered
> through Amazon and Barnes and Noble in the States and in Europe throughAmazon.co.uk <http://amazon.co.uk/> <http://Amazon.co.uk> <http://amazon.co.uk/>.
>
> As the title suggests the book contains several travelogues from the years
> 2005-2011 and four lectures I gave at the late lamented Durrell School of
> Corfu. Some of the travelogues are illustrated with black and white
> photographs.
>
> I will forgo the usual PR folderol and only mention that the darkened figure
> on the cover is Lynn-Marie.
>
> Hope you all enjoy the book!
>
> Brewster
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> From: Bruce Redwine <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net> <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net>
> To: odos.fanourios at gmail.com, ilds at lists.uvic.ca
> Cc: Bruce Redwine <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net> <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net>
> Subject: Re: [ilds] Brewster Chamberlain's new book
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> My thanks to Brewster, whose Chronology (2007) I continually cite.  I hope
> to do the same with his latest book, which I shall of course buy.  Does
> Brewster have any plans to put together a collection of his photos of
> Lawrence Durrell?
>
> Bruce
>
>
>
>
> On Sep 6, 2014, at 9:14 AM, James Gifford <james.d.gifford at gmail.com> <james.d.gifford at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
>  Dear all,
>
> Brewster Chamberlain, a long-time ILDS member and participant on the
>
>  listserv, has a new book that may be of particular interest.  Please see
> below.
>
>  All best,
> James
>
> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> Subject: My new book
>
>
> Dear Friends,
>
> I am happy to inform you that my book /Travels in Greece and France
> and the Durrell School of Corfu Seminars/ is now available in a
> paperback edition (previously available only as an E-book) published
> by The New Atlantian Library (an imprint of Absolutely Amazing
> E-books, Inc.). It can be ordered through Amazon and Barnes and Noble
> in the States and in Europe through Amazon.co.uk <http://amazon.co.uk/> <http://Amazon.co.uk> <http://amazon.co.uk/>.
>
> As the title suggests the book contains several travelogues from the
> years 2005-2011 and four lectures I gave at the late lamented Durrell
> School of Corfu. Some of the travelogues are illustrated with black
> and white photographs.
>
> I will forgo the usual PR folderol and only mention that the darkened
> figure on the cover is Lynn-Marie.
>
> Hope you all enjoy the book!
>
> Brewster
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