|Filing Number:||99 - Weird Shit|
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|Tags:||weird; weird shit; wyrd; etymology; words; language|
An article by Erik Davis on the roots of "the weird". From the intro:
Forming somewhere between old English to the modern uncanny, weirdness is its own language. Erik Davis offers a brief etymological look at weird, the word, and the place where it lurks in our imagination.
Digital Archive contains a PDF printout of the article.