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Issue 11

Wagner Reactions, Grace Hopper, Armchair Naturalists, Jabberwocky, Bandesnatch, Vantage Point, Carry On Movies, George Gershwin, Larick, Jimmy Giuffre all get Emily Bronto's applause

In this issue Bikwil features Wagner Reactions, Grace Hopper, Armchair Naturalists, Jabberwocky, Bandesnatch, Vantage Point, Carry On Movies, George Gershwin, Larick, Jimmy Giuffre

Contents of Issue 11 (January 1999)
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In Danger of Being Swamped by Ancients — Tony Rogers
How about more input to Bikwil from the literate young?
Big Ben Strikes Again: Reactions to Our Special Wagner Issue
Comments from Cecil Bieder-Mill, The Brandenburg Gatekeeper, The Full M. Python, Charles Marks (retd.) and Katisha
Programming with Grace — Tony Rogers
"Hopper was convinced that programs could be written in English and then translated into binary code by another piece of software."
The life and work of computer pioneer Grace Hopper (1906-92)
Naturalisti al'Poltrona — Giorni
"Crimson rosellas dashed across our path, flashing their bright red and blue colours while small wrens and thornbills jumped about in search of food."
A weekend back-packing campout
A Word in Your Pink Shell-like — Harlish Goop
More on Jabberwocky and Bandersnatch-like language
Quintessential Quirky Quotes
Comic and Classic, from Everywhere and Everywhen
The Vantage Point — Lavinia Godfrey
"The storm is gathering . . ."
Web Line — Tony Rogers
"What’s wrong with an endless a series of chest, groin and bottom jokes?"
A Grace Note for George — Bet Briggs
A poem for the Gershwin Centenary
Larick and the Aratronts (2) — Harlish Goop
A further paglet in Bandersnatch
From the Back Verandah — Fizzgig
A note on jazz musician Jimmy Giuffre (b. 1921)

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