Jabberwock


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Jabberwock

frightful burbling monster with flaming eyes. [Br. Lit.: Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]
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C2, C3, C4, CB, C6, C7 Intrepid A24 Isis, The C34 Jabberwock C61, C62 Jester of Columbia C10 Jubilee C31, C50 Kulchur C85 Lifc C88 Long Island Newsday C83, C98, G15 Los Angeles Free Press G30 Lowell Sun C90, C91, G6, G18, G19, G24 Madrugada C120 Mano-Mano C124 Measure C37, C38 Metronome C81 Monks Pond C114 National Review G25 Neurotica C11 New Departures C78 New York Daily News G16 New York Herald Tribune G1 New York Journal-American G12 New York Post G3, G7, G8, G9, G10, G23 New York World Telegram and Sun C20 Newsweek G13 Notes from Underground C99 Nugget C49, G17 Open Space C100 Outsider, The C89 Pageant C24a Paris Review C13, C97, C115, G21 Playboy C24, C43, C47, C53, C101, G35 Poetry London-New York C71 Robert Lowry's Book U.
Were the British really on the back foot when the surrealist summons came, or might not childhood exposure to Houyhnhnms and the Jabberwock have served as a kind of preparation?
Alice in Wonderland 7.00pm, BBC3 Alice (Mia Wasikowska) is transported back to the magical land she once frequented where, upon her arrival, it becomes clear a lot has changed since she defeated both the Red Queen and the fearsome Jabberwock. ????
"Hooded Fang and Jabberwock: The Richler-Carroll Connection." CCL/LCJ 76 (1994): 48-54.
At least now the Treasury and the Bank have started to come clean about this, although Sir Mervyn's incurable paranoia that the eurozone is perpetually on the cusp of collapse has meant that he has sought also to force-feed capital to the banks as a defence against the European Jabberwock, QE being a convenient means of so doing without hoovering even more otherwise productive capital out of the private sector.
3.00 Film: Jabberwock. (PG) (2011) Fantasy adventure, starring Tahmoh Penikett and Michael Worth.
More movies and TV Alices followed but nothing could truly capture the frolicsome fantasy of the book, the sublime lunacy, the dark dreaminess - think Jabberwock.
Club members were also frequent participants in and winners of the "Jabberwock" talent show, sponsored by the Delta Sigma Theta sorority.
"Alice in the Time of the Jabberwock" similarly takes someone we know in her youth and places her in a situation of great frustration and haggard age.
Really understanding concepts: Or in frumious pursuit of the jabberwock. Champaign, IL: Stipes
Still, she cautioned that the high percentage of confidence in safe products "is a very fluid metric that can change overnight in the light of the food retail industry's Jabberwock -- a major food recall."
"Beware, lad, the dire Jabberwock, With its scabrous and scurrilous talk, And let no beamish word Rile the cross Jubjub Bird, And no frumious Bandersnatch stalk!" But a vorpal-class sword he had bought, So the manxomest foe he still sought-- Till the wind whiffling free Through a tulge Tumtum tree To his ears vile obscenities brought!