The Delphic Wristwatch

The Delphic Wristwatch
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The Delphic Wristwatch combines language collage with dense musical textures in a concoction designed to re-orient the listener toward a hypothetical alternate reality – a Dadaist dark ride from another universe’s EPCOT Center.

For more information, visit thedelphicwristwatch.org. Thanks for listening, and good luck to all of us ☂

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BooTwo - second stream
Program status: 
Retired

I utter the mysterious name

Airs at: Wed, 01/04/2017 at 11:00am - 11:15am
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and the things which are... and the things which shall be hereafter... and the prince of the kings of the earth... Read more

The wide inane

Airs at: Thu, 09/01/2016 at 8:00am - 8:15am
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It was a lake of rainbow light in which, for a short while, I lived like a dolphin. Citations: Carus, Titus Lucretius. On the Nature of Things. Translated by William Ellery Leonard. Librivox, 2014. Chambers, Robert W. The Slayer of Souls. Librivox, 2016. Chesterton, G.... Read more

Abraham Lincoln walks at midnight

Airs at: Mon, 08/15/2016 at 8:00am - 8:15am
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I heard the sound of footsteps shining in their glass cases … eels quivering like fireworks serpents … the last words of Captain Nemo Citations: Chesterton, G. K. “A Defence of Rash Vows.” Librivox, 2013. Dewey, Melvil. Classes, Divisions, and Sections of the Decimal Cl... Read more

I am a man-horse now

Airs at: Fri, 07/15/2016 at 8:00am - 8:15am
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To dream of a white horse is a sign of snow in summer. Citations: Bennett, Arnold. Mental Efficiency and Other Hints to Men and Women. Librivox, 2009. Bergen, Fanny Dickerson. Current Superstitions. Librivox. Chesterton, G. K. “A Defence of Rash Vows.” Short Nonfiction ... Read more

Lumo

Airs at: Fri, 07/01/2016 at 8:00am - 8:15am
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Where does darkness leave off and light begin? Citations: Bashford, Henry. Half-Past Bedtime. Librivox, 2014. Burnett, Frances Hodgson. The Secret Garden. Librivox, 2009. Burt, Mary E., ed. Poems Every Child Should Know. Librivox, 2007. Carnegie, Dale and Joseph Berg Es... Read more

The whatness of a thing

Airs at: Wed, 06/01/2016 at 8:00am - 8:15am
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The first phase of apprehension is a bounding line drawn about the object to be apprehended. Citations: Bhagavad Gita. trans. Sir Edwin Arnold. Librivox, 2008. Bradbury, Ray. "There Will Come Soft Rains / Zero Hour." Dimension X (radio program). Buchan, John. The Thirt... Read more