Vladimir Nabokov

NABOKV-L post 0002354, Mon, 15 Sep 1997 13:14:28 -0700

re VN mentions (fwd)
From: alexander young <ayoung@email.gc.cuny.edu>

"Is it just me or have there really been more mentions of Lolita and
Nabokov this year? It seems as though Hum's shade still hangs light in
the air, half smiling, everywhere," writes Juan Martinez. Indeed, reading
through an underground music journal recently, I discovered an ad for a
band: "Humbert." The ad made much of this band's "irony." Also, Portland,
OR, is currently inhabited by (yes, another rock band): Umberhulk...