Winter 2011–2012


Ingestion / Back From the Dead

James FergussonSir Jack Drummond’s life-saving mixture

Legend / Three Women

Wayne KoestenbaumWhat we did

Inventory / To Do

Molly GottstaukScripting the self

Colors / Blue

Tom McCarthyA partial genealogy


Adventure on the Vertical

Mark DorrianPowers of Ten and the mastery of space by vision

This Is the End of the Sixties!

David MorrisRecalling the “Schizo-Culture” slugfest

The Hidden Persuader

Christopher TurnerErnest Dichter, the “Freud of Madison Avenue”

Shapes with the Sound of Their Own Making

Aura SatzThe many resonances of the Chladni plate

Pitufo Blues

Jonathan AllenWhat the Smurfs did to Júzcar

New York ♥ Jubrique!

CabinetA symbolic exchange

Faking out the Fatheads

John StrausbaughJean Shepherd’s I, Libertine hoax

24 Hours



What I Did over the Last 24 hours

Jonathan Ames

Afternoon, County Mayo, Ireland

Sandow Birk

Living after Time: A Primer

Mary Walling Blackburn

November 10, 2011

D. Graham Burnett

Day 175: Light on a 90-Minute Cycle

Luca Buvoli

Speed of Light

Tim Davis

Conversation Excerpts

Mariana Castillo Deball

November 6th: The Town Crier

Elizabeth Demaray

Tom’s Hat

Jeff Dolven

Cannon, Tiber, Turtle, Venus

Leland de la Durantaye

Evening Late Afternoon

Lee Etheredge IV

Trying to Understand Daylight Saving Time

Spencer Finch

Mediating Time

Amelie Hastie


Valerie Hegarty

The Hours: A Guide for Synesthetes

Shelley Jackson

On Why Soup Is So Bad for Diurnal Rhythms

Sally O’Reilly


Danica Phelps

The Other 3:00

George Prochnik


Frances Richard

October 15, 2011

Peter Rostovsky


David Scher

Notes for the Disjunction of Time

Mario Garcia Torres

Day Four

Margaret Wertheim


Tirdad Zolghadr


Postcard / A Diplomatic Mission

Bookmark / Time’s Fly