Looking/Reading Stephen Vincent’s Haptics: A Novel, pub. Xerolage.
Listening to and looking at Kitundu’s objects/art/sounds
Assembling: the jigsaw puzzle of a research essay. For this, I am reading (among other things):
* News for all the People: The Epic Story of Race in the American Media (Gonzalez & Torres)
* Floating Lives: The Media and Asian Diaspora, Cunningham & Sinclair.
Doing the laundry
Here’s to Eileen & family, in Colombia, finishing up the adoption paperwork so that they can take Francy home to California. In the meantime, to keep up your spirits, tune in to dance music — Robin and Jeff on Jack Radio, Episode 66, or 67, Saturdays, 109.fm at the University of Antioquia in Medellin, Colombia. You can listen to it in California, too!
Daniele Gaudi: I’m going to see/hear this Italian electronica master perform on my birthday this week. Honestly, I don’t know a lot about him; but he seems to have various incarnations. Here are three:
Gladys pointed me to Temper Trap’s “Sweet Disposition.” The lead singer is Dougy Mandagi; I found this very pretty video: