brutal prose, genius, gender issues

Lyle Burkhead (
Sat, 25 Jan 1997 00:16:35 -0500 (EST)

On October 10, in my post about Hara Ra's miracles, I wrote:

: > MIracles require absolute forgetfulness.
: is too beautiful not to be true.
: [PS Nadia, are you with us on this thread? Imagining grids of points,
: and having them light up in various patterns and colors, is the
: connection between art and mathematics. Mathematics, when you learn
: to see it as it is, is like a laser show in a cathedral full of mirrors.]