Insider or Outsider?

The challenge I have as an academic is that I am both inside and outside of my research. I cannot avoid writing from the perspective of a long-term insider with...

Writing about Magic

The notion of what constitutes the role of the trick in magic performance raises a number of questions, two of which have become central to my writing and have ...

Projects

I’ve just finished* a big project, and now I have three others to work on. Today is about starting one of them.  The first project is too big, I might leave tha...