[LMB] Vorkosigan Tea Party

tidsel egern at protonmail.com
Fri Jul 16 10:33:08 BST 2021


Fascinating!


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On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021 at 21:21, Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:

> Oh, yes, Esperanto is still very much around. When I was at a con with
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> Harry Harrison, I asked him about its use in his Stainless Steel Rat books,
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> and he took me by the elbow and guided me to a panel that had just started
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> about the language. Harrison was quite an enthusiast.
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> On Wed, Jul 14, 2021 at 7:04 AM tidsel via Lois-Bujold <
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> lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
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> > On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 at 05:05, Elizabeth Holden alzurite at gmail.com
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> > wrote:
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> > > Yes. I'm not sure why the world of Esperanto (otherwise known as
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> > > Esperantugo) piles things into July. Doing things in the summer, I
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> > > understand. But why not spread out the courses and congress, at least
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> > > from
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> > > Mary to September, rather than clumping them in July?
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> > Maybe that is the only time people can do this? I chose a short course in
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> > esperanto in my youth, but I had not idea that it is still alive.
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> > How interesting!
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> > > > Maybe we could try with topics? Perhaps sending ideas to Elizabeth who
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> > > could select one?
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> > > I really like that idea.
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> > Great! Hope it will catch on, and will think of topics that are generel
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> > and not depending on specific books.
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> > Tidsel
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