Out of tricks

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Abstract

This chapter forms a collection of essays has been written by magicians who really care about magic. Having discovered magic at a young age, they have allowed it to mature alongside their intellectual and practical formation. They contemplate different dimensions of magic and how they relate to it. Their stories and reflections reveal remarkable similarities in the themes that they address: Magic as power. Magic as escape. Magic as protection. Magic as play. Magic as medium. Magic as unknowable. Magic as symbol. Magic as language. Magic as incomplete.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Magiculum
EditorsTodd Landman
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherEyeCorner Press
Pages101-111
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9788792633279
Publication statusPublished - 15 Apr 2014

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    Taylor, N. (2014). Out of tricks. In T. Landman (Ed.), The Magiculum (pp. 101-111). [9] London: EyeCorner Press.