100 Books Meme – Tag Mirrored September 19, 2007Posted by caveblogem in Books, fiction, folksonomies, librarything, literature, Other, tagging.
While I was putting up my own LibraryThing Tag Mirror yesterday I was also puzzling about the list of books comprising the 100 Books Meme. Then, suddenly, and somewhat painfully, ineinsbildung! [When backed into a corner, exclaim something in German. Even fewer people (one of whom is this blogger) know German than know Latin.]
It occurred to me that I should give the same treatment to the idiosyncratic list that is the 100 Books Meme. So I created a LibraryThing account comprised just of those books read by half or more of the bloggers who did the meme.
What sort of tags do those books have? Well, these (click to enlarge):
And here is the tag mirror for the entire list of 100: (click to enlarge):
What does this tag cloud say about the composer of the list? I’ve got to get to work, so I’ll leave the rest as an exercise for the student, posting about it later only if I can make some sense of it.