RE: Debate opens anew on language and its effect on cognition

From: Francesca S. Alcorn (
Date: Thu Feb 21 2002 - 15:37:43 GMT

  • Next message: Francesca S. Alcorn: "RE: Words and memes: criteria for acceptance of new belief or m eme"

    Received: by id PAA17801 (8.6.9/5.3[ref] for from; Thu, 21 Feb 2002 15:42:49 GMT
    Message-Id: <p04320402b89ac3bf4d51@[]>
    In-Reply-To: <>
    References: <>
    Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 10:37:43 -0500
    From: "Francesca S. Alcorn" <>
    Subject: RE: Debate opens anew on language and its effect on cognition
    Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii" ; format="flowed"
    Precedence: bulk

    > On a hunch it wasn't Bergman, I just looked it up on IMDB, and
    >discovered it to be a 1967 film by Vilgot Sjoman, of Sweden. It's correct
    >title is 'Jag ar nyfiken- en film i gult' (any Swedish list members to
    >translate?), and was called 'I am curious yellow' in the USA. It was banned
    >in Finland and Norway until 1970, and, initially, seized at US customs. It
    >used a mix of fiction and documentary techniques, was sexually explicit and
    >politically controversial.
    > The films you guys watched in your youth.....
    > Vincent
    > [ps The Fall song is indeed called 'I am curious Orange' and is
    >loosely about William of Orange, and the film is an apparent influence also]
    > [pps, do I win the Gold Medal for trivial list contributions?]

    Yes, but it is *so* cultured. My only contribution is: "Don't eat
    yellow snow."


    This was distributed via the memetics list associated with the
    Journal of Memetics - Evolutionary Models of Information Transmission
    For information about the journal and the list (e.g. unsubscribing)

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Thu Feb 21 2002 - 16:02:33 GMT