“I cannot draw Hera Lindsay Bird’s face” sounds like the title of a Hera Lindsay Bird poem. I think her resting face looks like generic-pretty-brunette and her uniqueness, what makes… Read more Talk notes: AWF’17 – Chris Kraus, Bill Manhire, Hera Lindsay Bird, Spoken Word →
A lovely woman gave me her daughter’s ticket to Nick Bollinger when it was supposedly full. Andrew Johnston is so smart. I’m really hoping his book arrives so that I don’t… Read more Talk notes: AWF Paul Beatty, Ockham winners and Nick Bollinger →
I missed the first half of Jennifer Niven’s talk and then really gave her a zombie face. I promise she isn’t a zombie. Ivan Coyote is cool.
More drawing heads in the dark. Floating, incomplete heads. Like a bad imitation Star Wars poster, without a lightsaber focal point. You’d think, considering I saw the most of MC,… Read more Talk notes: The Ockhams 2017 →
I have taken students to Julie Arliss’ conferences for the last few years. I don’t always agree with all of the underlying premises but there is always something to think… Read more Talk notes: Julie Arliss on time and Oxbridge and life and stuff →
Today I learned that a felt tip pen and a piece of already-photocopied-on paper is good enough for taking notes.
When I go to a talk, I usually try to draw the person presenting. I had a bit of a hard time today because the only way I could see… Read more Talk notes: Toby Morris in conversation with Dylan Horrocks →