Brief explanation of how to use this document from a technical standpoint. Also includes notes on the current status of this project.
An introduction the theory behind this document and to the topics I address elsewhere.
A discussion on the nature of allusions, the reasons authors use them, the effect they have on readers, and on the ways in which we can study them.
A discussion on the reasons I wrote this as a hypertext document, what I hope to accomplish by doing so, and some of the advantages and disadvantages of hypertext as a medium.
Places to find information on T.S. Eliot from a historical perspective.
Hypertext version of "The Hollow Men"
A Hypertext version of the Eliot poem with links to annotation and analysis.
My conclusions on these topics and how they all effect each other.
A list of sources I used and consulted.
Heather Van Aelst
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