If you haven’t read it yet, take a look-see at Dan Moreau’s Directions. It’s a subtle little thing that can control then disarm the reader. Shades of the music video for Bird Island, dir. by Will Blank, a good friend of the Review. Bird Island Video by Roman Ruins – MySpace Video.
Directions Take the ferry across the bay. Stand on the stern where the gulls gather like bees. Do not throw bread at them. This will give you away as a tourist. When the ferry docks, get in your car and drive to the end of the road. Hang a right. If you see flashing lights
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
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