Reza Abbasi, Youth Reading, 1625
Daily Thoughts 04/11/2017
I checked the library Twitter and Facebook this morning.
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I read the local newspaper on the way to work. I spent some time discussing policies in the morning.
I checked the displays and the gift books this morning.
I interviewed two people today with my colleagues for a librarian position.
I spent some time working on orders for new books. I have a copy of the New York Times Book Review to read.
I also spent some time checking the 600s today.
There is a Fundamentals of Computers Class today and a Microsoft Word 2013 class today this evening.
I spent a little time working on programming in the afternoon.
I started reading Other Minds The Ocopus, The Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith. This book is about consciousness. More is known about octopusses than the two other cephalopods, cuttlefish, and squids. So far, this book has investigated a little bit on the evolution of the octopuss and signs of intelligence. The classic examples of octopusses using coconuts, opening jars from the inside, and escaping from aquariums are described.
I also read a letter from James Baldwin, to his nephew James, called My Dungeon Shook.
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