[LMB] Shopping "montage" ?

Marius Gedminas marius at gedmin.as
Mon Jun 26 13:06:12 BST 2017


On Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 11:46:15AM -0400, Katherine Collett wrote:
> On Jun 23, 2017, at 11:01 AM, pouncer at aol.com wrote:
> > 
> >> https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2017/06/20-books-to-read-if-you-loved-watching-wonder-woma.html
> > 
> > The author of the list apparently understands the meaning of the
> > word "montage" differently than I do.  Or read a version of
> > _Barrayar_ from an alternate universe.  Still,  one hopes the
> > exposure brings in new fans.
> 
> Yeah, I boggled a bit at shopping “montage” — I mean, it’s not like there’s actually any shopping going on at all!  

Perhaps the author meant the less dramatic shopping-for-the-swordstick
scene?  I'm still not sure what makes it a "montage".

Marius Gedminas
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