I always thought the desert was the antithesis of peace – something that attacks you. So you don’t go to the desert for peace. It’s Sam Shepard, in the interview for The Guardian. The Sam Shepard, Santa Fe Institute’s Miller Scholar, 2010-2011.
Was he right? Was he wrong? I’ll be testing both hyphotheses. A few photos taken in December 2017, during preliminary filming session for a documentary about SFI.