Sunday, September 18, 2005

Lyric impulse


This one isn't directly about New Orleans / Katrina, but touches on a little-mentioned but enormously significant key to our response to disaster... the lyric voice.


Sources:

James Traub, The Statesman [Bono], NYT Magazine, September 18, 2005

Samuel R Delany, Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones.

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Thanks to Tom Whitmore.