#CFP: DEADLINE EXTENDED: Death and the Maiden: A Special Issue of Writing from Below - 28 March 2014, #acrel #religion
"I went to a movie four times last week. I didn’t go to the cinema just to watch, but, at least for a few hours, to really live. And to be among real artists and real people. Everything that tortures me and that I miss, that makes me melancholy, that excites me, that smothers me, that disgusts me and that makes me warm and cheery, everything that really makes me alive, and that lets me die – all that I saw in your film as in a mirror. For the first time a film became reality for me."
"This adventure is made possible by generations of searchers strictly adhering to a simple set of rules; test ideas by experiment and observation, build on those ideas that past the test, reject the ones that fail. Follow the evidence wherever it leads, and question.. everything. Accept these terms, and the cosmos is yours.."
Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey - "Standing Up in the Milky Way" - Neil deGrasse Tyson