Tag Archives: names

Every thing is different.

Here names—even proper names and especially synonyms—perform an elementary violation.

Names are largely givens.

That’s what makes pseudonyms, usernames, etc. interesting and what makes legally changing your name weird.

Cho Seung-Hui has not given Asian Americans a bad name.

He has, however, tarnished the good name of solitary and silent-types, misanthropes and critics everywhere.

Pseudonym has no real others.

In the realm of letters, the disguise of names goes all the way down.