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Title of "Under the Dome"

Discussion in 'Under The Dome' started by Louis Wain, Oct 16, 2016.

  1. Louis Wain

    Louis Wain New Member

    Hi, I recently visited an exhibition at the Wellcome Collection in London UK, about the Bethlem Hospitals, notorious Victorian mental institutions in London where the word "Bedlam" comes from. I was interested to note that "Under the Dome" was the title of the in-house magazine of the mental hospital. The magazine was named after the bird-cage cupola prominent on top of the hospital. I thought that was interesting and wondered if Stephen King knew of the connection? I was bemused that a mental hospital magazine from 1917 had the same name as a book that dissects human behaviour and was curious whether it was synchronicity.
     
  2. Dana Jean

    Dana Jean Dirty Pirate Hooker Moderator

    Welcome! I wouldn't be surprised if he knew. He draws inspiration from all over the world.
     
  3. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ....him smart....yes him is.....
     
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  4. Neesy

    Neesy #1 fan (Annie Wilkes cousin) 1st cousin Mom's side

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    Maybe - Welcome to the SKMB
     
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