Author: Joel

short short short story by Jacob Silverman

A man driving an old blue car almost runs me over. He needs directions to the hospital. I understand the third time. “For the child”—his bony hand jabs her shoulder. A boy in the backseat stares at me, eyes like cracked marbles, waiting to go home. They buried his mother under a white wooden cross

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Ars et Scientia: Lectures on the Mind and Brain

Is cognitive and neural science “changing the way we think about memory, money, morality, and mortality?”  I always thought that’s what art was for. But we shall see… To the expansion of both lobes! Tomorrow, we have “The Plastic Brain” (7pm Tues Mar 2). All the “Mind and Brain” lectures are free and open to the

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