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Photographer Suspends Disbelief

by Brian Slattery | Feb 14, 2018 8:12 am

Joy BushAt first glance, maybe it’s an island on a clear day, reflected in still water. But then you see that no water is that still. The line between the halves is a little too sharp. Then you see that the bottom half isn’t the same as the top half. They’re not halves at all. It’s a land mass floating in midair.

The image is arresting, stunning, fascinating. What is going on?

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Experimental Music Flourishes Again

by Karen Ponzio | Feb 12, 2018 8:33 am

Karen Ponzio Photo“It’s uncertain what the name of this series is going to be,” joked Conor Perreault as he discussed taking over the second Saturday of the month time slot at Never Ending Books that used to belong to the Uncertainty Music Series — which had come to the end of its run this past August. The Uncertainty Music Series had been devoted to experimental music.

So, it seems, will Perreault’s series. It doesn’t have a name. But it does have a mission.

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