Eating Will Self's Brain
An Anatomy of Phone's
I was hungry when I first cracked open Phone. I wasn’t by the time I finished
it. A strange thought occurred to me then: I
just ate Will Self’s brain.
I don’t think it was a pleasant experience
for either of us.
One whole brain is a lot to eat. The
average brain weighs around three pounds and carries about twelve-hundred cubic
centimeters of matter - the same weight and volume as a longish, hardcover