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Sound at the Edge of Perception: The Aural Minutiae of Sand and Other Worldly Murmurings

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This book is about the tiny sounds of the world, and listening to them, the minute signals that are clues to who and where we are. A very small sound, given the context of its history, becomes hugely significant, and even an imagined sound in a picture becomes almost a voice. By speaking a name, we give a person back to the world, and a breath, a sigh, a laugh or a cry need no language. A phoneme is the start of all stories, and were we able to tune ourselves to the subtleties of the natural world, we might share the super ...

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Sound at the Edge of Perception: The Aural Minutiae of Sand and Other Worldly Murmurings
2018, Palgrave Pivot, Singapore

ISBN-13: 9789811316128

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Sound at the Edge of Perception: The Aural Minutiae of Sand and Other Worldly Murmurings
2018, Palgrave Pivot, Singapore

ISBN-13: 9789811346545

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