Fiction. Art. Translated from the German by David Vichnar and Tim Konig. Proclaimed as the "first Dada novel" & the "literary equivalent of Cezanne," Melchior Vischer's SECOND THROUGH BRAIN ( Sekunde durch Hirn , 1920) is composed as a series of disconnected vignettes that flash through the mind of one Jorg Schuh as he falls from the scaffolding of a 40-storey construction site. With its boldly idiosyncratic technique, Vischer's novel is a major document of the Zurich-Prague-Berlin Dada axis. Largely forgotten after World ...

Second Through Brain 2015, Equus Press

ISBN-13: 9780993195518

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