Tag Archives: Missouri Humanities Council

Now…Who Was I?

Ours is a time of hyper-distractibility. Don’t have a smartphone? How do you get your texts? Send your instant photos? Check email, the weather, stocks? How do you know how far you’ve walked since noon? Which way is west? How … Continue reading

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In The Eye of the Storm

Ours is a culture that takes both comfort and alarm from numbers.  The tour guide who uses the earth’s circumference to reflect the total number of bricks used to contain the visitors.  The newscaster who leads with a massacre’s totals, … Continue reading

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