The deliberate anachronism is a long-established artistic device. One
such survival from a time I had my own art studio is a conversation
piece (painting) of Biddy Early with Peig Sayers.:-) I'd like to see
much more recognition/analysis of deliberate anachronisms in texts
pursued through this list.
Scríobh 23/08/2011 09:23, lenore fischer:
> Donnchad O Corrain pointed out that the author of the Caithreim Cellachain
> Chaisil clearly didn't care if his characters were all contemporaries or
> not. That work is far older than this one, so our man had good precedent for
> using a kaleidoscope of characters drawn from the past...
Marion Gunn * eGteo (Estab.1991)
27 Páirc an Fhéithlinn, Baile an
Bhóthair, An Charraig Dhubh,
Co. Átha Cliath, Éire/Ireland.
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